rest area

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Synonyms for rest area

designated paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarily

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to the crash at the Three Rivers Rest Area. Their preliminary investigation indicates Shambora was driving his Toyota Camry on the ramp when he drove off the roadway and struck the rear of the semitrailer truck, which was parked on the right shoulder.
Reaching near Sukheke Rest Area, it was overturned after one of its tyres burst.
In this connection, first rest area of its kind is being established on N-40 near Dalbandin to serve traders and truckers engaged in Pakistan-Iran bilateral trade as well as pilgrims (Zaireen) to the holy places in the brotherly country.
Later on, such facilities will be set up on other important roads from Quetta to Chaman, Karachi, Taftan and Gwadar.The facility is part of Drivers Emergency and Rest Areas (DERA) project of NLC Trucking and Bus Service (NTBS).
George King began working the evening shift at a rest area on Interstate 66 in 2013.
Soemarno added that state-owned toll road managers would be encouraged to work together with local MSMEs to become tenants who fill the rest area.
When the bus arrived at the rest area, the student wanted to discontinue the trip and her mother agreed to pick her up at the site.
Ray told the commission that the rest area would be built, managed and operated by a private entity without state, federal or municipal funds.
It will be widened from Bab Al Shams Hotel (in Dubai International Endurance City) to the roundabout of the rest area of the cycling track on Al Qudra Road, to comprise two lanes in each direction.
" The daughter of the captain travelling or resting in a crew seat did not affect the flight safety of any crew as she was resting in the cabin crew rest area wherein six business class seats are allotted for cabin crew to rest during the flight," Air India said.
In Shane Hayes' first two weeks as rest area specialist at the Oak Grove stop on Interstate 5 north of Eugene, he's compiled a lengthy to-do list.
At one site in Abu Dhabi, where workers are building a Fairmont hotel, Bangladeshis are allowed to use the rest area, while Pakistanis must use a shaded area around the company's makeshift offices for their rest periods, both Bangladeshi and Pakistani workers said.
"It was not good," 3-year-old Oliver Rodi of Essex said during a Happy Meal break at the Charlton rest area last evening.
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (ANI): A shopping mall in Singapore has put up notices banning couples from getting cozy and kissing in the rest area.
Summary: Tangier - HM King Mohammed VI laid, on Tuesday in the commune of Hjar Enhal (Tangier), the foundation stone to build the "Tangier Mediterranean" rest area, worth an estimated 97 million dirhams ($10.7mln).