A New Kind of Flashing Stop

Flashing lights IN the stop sign in Linden, Texas
Photo courtesy of David Backlin (taken 2005)

Flashing lights above stop signs aren't so unusual, but flashing LEDs within the stop sign are found at the junction of Texas routes 8 and 11 (near US 59) in Linden. David Backlin reports that this was a tough shot to get, requiring six tries before catching the sign when the LEDs were flashing.