Drivers Behave Badly Around Cable Cars

By Sylvia Ramirez

Tue Oct 1st, 2013 9:27pm America/Los_Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – In today’s People Behaving Badly report, KRON 4′s Stanley Roberts finds drivers passing San Francisco’s iconic cable cars while passengers are boarding. It’s illegal, says Stanley, and could result in a fine of $300. Worse, the practice of hurried drivers to zoom by passengers getting on and off the cable cars is dangerous.

Cable cars are a huge part of San Francisco’s history and a major tourist attraction.

In fact, they are listed as a United States historical landmark.

Because of their historical status, adding flashing lights, mechanical arms that drop to stop drivers or stop signs is not possible.

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