NET RMA Plans Toll 49 Safety Upgrade

KWES-TV News (Midland-Odessa, TX) reports that the North East Texas Regional Mobility Authority (NET RMA) “says it’s responding proactively to concerns about multiple fatalities on its roadway. Six people have died in car collisions on Toll 49 this year. . . . Each of those crashes happened near Toll 49’s intersection with Highway 31 west of Tyler.” The agency plans to install rumble strips and reflectors during an upcoming pavement overlay project.