dual carriageway


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Synonyms for dual carriageway

a highway divided down the middle by a barrier that separates traffic going in different directions

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Performing the opening ceremony Michelle McIlveen said: The construction of the new dual carriageway represents a significant investment in our road network.
SIR - It is with great disappointment I learn that yet again the Welsh Assembly Budget does not include money for a badly needed dual carriageway in the Swansea Valley from Junction 45 to Ystradgynlais.
TEEN KILLED IN ROAD SMASH: A sixteen-year-old has been killed and two others injured in a dual carriageway smash.
When the initial section was constructed, it ran from The Avenue, Nunthorpe, to Dixon's Bank and the plan was to complete the road in dual carriageway form as further housing estates were built to the west of Dixon's Bank - Eagle Park and the like.
Road Policing Inspector Keith Prentice: "This is a normally busy road between Cumbernauld town centre and the dual carriageway towards the M80.
The road, equipped with drainage systems, side protectors and safety devices, is an extension to the Rusayl-Nizwa dual carriageway and it is expected to ease traffic jam in Nizwa.
Tynedale magistrates heard that the woman, who cannot be named for legal reasons, pulled into a minor road off the dual carriageway, told her daughters to get out, then drove off without them.
Mr Parkes had tried to overtake the Honda on the dual carriageway but then pulled back, leaving the other vehicle to accelerate away at high speed before crashing, the Ashington inquest was told.
The 82-year-old mum and 64-year-old daughter crossed a busy junction and a dual carriageway before ending up on the railway in the 1pm accident.
CARNAGE: Crumpled lorry cabs yesterday; COLLISION: Horror crash happened on the A1 dual carriageway near Newry, Co Down
The work will stretch for 600m east from the A470 towards Caerphilly, where the three-lane single carriageway will be widened to a dual carriageway with two lanes in each direction.
The boss of a Teesside haulage company was jailed for four months and banned from driving for two years for driving the wrong way down a dual carriageway.
Turning Newbold Road into a dual carriageway and building a Bilton bypass have been outlined as potential schemes in Warwickshire County Council's roads programme for years.
Transport Minister Danny Kennedy today opened the Ballynure Bypass section of the Au130million A8 Belfast to Larne Dual Carriageway scheme.
A new section of dual carriageway has been built between the Damson Parkway junction and Clock roundabout off junction 6 of the M42.