That’s not gone well.
There’s a new roundabout in Kentucky but unfortunately, nobody taught the residents how to use it. Roundabouts may be commonplace across the globe but in America, they’re a rare sight. That means that most Americans don’t know how to use a roundabout unless they’ve spent some time living next to these uncommon intersections. A roundabout recently opened in rural Kentucky to improve safety and traffic flow. Let’s see how they’re doing.
Well based on a video shared on Reddit by u/EVOsexybeast things have not gone to plan. When you first approach a roundabout after spending your entire life using four-way intersections it can be shocking, to say the least. Based on research by Kittelson & Associates there are about 7,100 roundabouts in America which makes them few and far between. For the full story, check out this article from Motor 1.