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Posted at 07:16 AM ET, 08/01/2011

Alexandria begins ticketing with red light cameras

A red light camera at Chain Bridge Rd. and Lee Highway in Fairfax County. (Larry Morris - The Washington Post)
Alexandria will begin issuing tickets Monday to scofflaws caught by red-light cameras at three intersections in the city, police announced.

The start of ticketing ends a 30-day period when only warnings were issued to violators. The cameras will operate 24 hours a day, photographing every red-light runner, police said.

Each violation will be reviewed by the Alexandria Police Department before a ticket is issued, police said.

The cameras are located at the following intersections:

•South Patrick Street and Franklin Street

•South Patrick Street and Gibbon Street

•Duke Street and South Walker Street

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Categories:  Traffic Accidents, Alexandria


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