Bartow, Florida Dangerous Intersection Needs A Traffic Light

It's an intersection no stranger to crashes. Drivers in Bartow came to 10 Tampa Bay expressing safety concerns, and we took those to the Florida Department of Transportation officials finding out a deadly intersection will soon see safe change.

It's located at Lyle Parkway and U.S. 98. It’s an intersection Steve Giglio drives several times a day. He explained every day he sees close calls involving car accidents and has witnessed dozens of car accidents.

"When you see a motorcyclist get launched 20 feet, it stays with you," Giglio said.  
This intersection needs a traffic light or restrict left-hand turns.  

If you are interested in seeing more dangerous intersections in Tampa, Florida see this map. 

Bartow Florida Dangerous Intersection Map