New Express Lane Poles May Actually Make I-95 More Dangerous

New Express Lane Poles May Actually Make I-95 More Dangerous

In April, Aledys Llorens was riding his motorbike in the I-95 express lanes through northwest Miami-Dade when a driver abruptly plowed through the orange plastic poles, cutting him off in the process. Llorens, a 28-year-old Hialeah resident who worked at Port Everglades and had a four-year-old daugh…


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State: Don’t even think about “lane diving” onto I-95 express lanes


Sturdier poles are coming

State: Don’t even think about “lane diving” onto I-95 express lanes

To curb the dangerous practice known as “ lane diving” along the Interstate 95 express lanes, road crews will start work on Wednesday to replace the existing flexible poles with sturdier models and double their number to reduce maneuvering space and sightlines for scofflaws.


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