• Kyodo

  • SHARE

The fate of UFO-like traffic lights installed in a northeastern prefecture more than 30 years ago hangs in the balance as local police consider whether they should be removed.

The traffic lights in Miyagi Prefecture, famous locally for their distinctive shape, have signals visible to traffic coming from any direction, resulting in a wing-tipped look.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)