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Spanish Daily Journal
     March 14, 2019      #46-73 sdj
 
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In this photo of March 13, 2019, an Israeli boy plays with a led light at a crossroads in Tel Aviv, Israel. Tel Aviv has recessed LEDs to protect distracted pedestrians on their cell phones. (AP Photo / Sebastian Scheiner)
Tel Aviv installs semaphores for "zombies" that use
Tel Aviv installs traffic lights for "zombies" who use the cell phone

By AUDREY HOROWITZ Associated Press

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) - Tel Aviv is taking measures to protect "zombies" distracted by their cell phones.

The municipality has installed LED lights on the sidewalks of a busy intersection to warn distracted pedestrians when they can cross and when they should stop.

Tomer Dror, head of the traffic division of the Tel Aviv-Yafo municipality, said that "traffic lights for zombies" want to ...

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