I just went outside and saw a white pickup truck run the stop sign heading eastbound on Rosita Road at Perez Drive.

If you want to run the stop sign, by all means go for it, but if you have an accident you will be the one who has to call 911. I will not call it in. And if you happen to cost someone their life, well, just remember it could cost you years in prison. So, is it worth it to run a stop sign?

You better carry a cellphone so you can call 911, and the best part is that you’ll have to live with the fact that you killed another human being.

Harley Morath

Pacifica

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DEBORAH WONG

This is common in this town. We were out walking with our grandchildren in Sharp Park 2 days ago, and pressed the signal button "Yellow Lights are Flashing." Drivers went through that signal twice when we used it that day. Pedestrians and cross traffic need to be aware that not everyone follows the signs or signals.

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