Police are urging motorists to be patient when driving through the upgrade of Drayton St. Dalby Officer in Charge, Senior Sergeant Terry McCullough, has warned motorists to comply with all traffic signs and directions by police and traffic controllers.
Roads are being closed and detours put in place for a number of reasons including the movement of heavy machinery, creating a safe work site for road workers and most importantly to ensure the safety of pedestrian traffic, including school children, moving in and around these areas.
During the period of the roadworks there will be constant changes to the signage and road works The onus is on you to be aware of the changes in conditions and obey the traffic conditions and directions.
Police will be making regular patrols of roadworks 24 hours a day and taking action on offences detected. These can included
- Fail to keep left of centre dividing line $227 and 3 points
- Disobey ‘NO RIGHT TURN’ sign $100 and 3 points
- Disobey road access sign $151 and 3 points
- Disobey ‘NO ENTRY’ sign $176 and 3 points
- Disobey ‘KEEP RIGHT/LEFT ’ sign $176 and 3 points
If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.
You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.