In order to ease traffic and promote more alert driving on the Manasota stretch of I-75, officials have installed a billboard displaying the amount of seconds passed since the last accident.
Council Chairman James Vanderbanks tells us, “We had to do something. The accidents have been getting out of hand and this is one of many efforts we will be making to clear that up.”
Apparently the record since installing the new billboard has been 380 seconds which is an improvement over the previous three month numbers. At press time officials were contemplating whether to install a 4th digit for the counter