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Side road sign: what does it mean?

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The side road sign is a warning sign. Side road signs indicate there is a side road that enters the highway, typically from the right. The entry side will be indicated on the sign. This side road sign warns drivers of an upcoming intersection so they can be aware of traffic entering or exiting the highway.

Shape: Diamond
Side road signs are a diamond with a sideways “T” symbol in the middle.
Location: Ahead of an intersection
They are located ahead of an area where a side road meets a highway.
Color: Yellow and black
A yellow background with a black outline and black symbol in the center.
Real-life examples

Side road signs in the wild

Things To Remember

  • Side road signs indicate the driver is approaching an area where a side road intersects with the highway.
  • Drivers should be cautious of cars entering or exiting the highway ahead.
  • The side of the side road (right or left) will be indicated by the symbol on the sign.

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