Safety City Teaches Kids Street Basics
About 8,000 kids die of accidental deaths every year in the U.S. Safety City is a small city inside Lexington meant to help lower the number of accidental deaths in the area.”It’s amazing how many kids don’t know how to cross the street safely,” said Safety City Director Donna Armstrong. “They don’t know to look the right way, and to take precautions and really protect themselves,” she said.The miniature city off Harry Sykes Way in Lexington has been around since the 1990s. Second Grade Teacher Vickie Russo has been bringing her classes here for years.
Source: MG News
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