The Intersection of SR A1A, Red Cox Dr., Old Quarry Rd, and Anastasia Park Rd., Saint Augustine, FL

Satellite View of Dead Man’s Curve in Saint Augustine, FL (Copyright, Google).
Safety Issues Regarding SR A1A and Old Quarry Rd.

Due to visual obstructions, drivers attempting to exit Old Quarry Rd onto SR A1A must pull across, and block, the crosswalk in order to visually observe oncoming traffic heading Southbound on SR A1A. There is one utility pole, three sign poles, and landscaping that exceeds the legal height of 30″… [Read More…]

Re-Examining FDOT’s Field Study

On Wednesday, June 12, 2019, FDOT conducted a field study of the intersection of SR A1A, Old Quarry Rd., Anastasia Park Rd., and Red Cox Rd. The date chosen was one of the slowest times of the year in St. Augustine [Read More]…

Safety Issues Regarding SR A1A and Red Cox Dr.

There are three utility poles, one large plant, one light generator, one park sign, and one traffic sign pole which, upon approaching the stop sign, obstruct drivers’ ability to clearly observe oncoming traffic heading Northbound on SR A1A… [Read More…]

Safety Issues Regarding the Island Fire Station Located on the A1A Curve

During Emergencies, Paramedics and Fire Personnel must wait patiently at the intersection of this unsignalised and deadly curve, until drivers, travelling both North and South on SR A1A (a four-lane highway), can stop and allow emergency services to enter the… [Read More…]

Safety Issues Regarding SR A1A near the Alligator Farm.

Vehicles parked on SR A1A in front of the Alligator Farm create a visual obstruction for drivers attempting to exit the Saint Augustine Alligator Farm Parking Lot onto SR A1A. Drivers must pull across, and block, the sidewalk in order to visually observe oncoming traffic… [Read More…]

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Saint Augustine Newlyweds Die in Christmas Day Crash on SR A1A, December 25, 2012.

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Jennifer and Trevor Leonardi, 28 and 25 year old, were killed in a crash on SR A1A’s Deadman’s Curve on Christmas Day.

Bicyclist Killed at Intersection of Red Cox Dr. and SR A1A, October 26, 2018.

Bicyclist Killed at the intersection of SR A1A and Red Cox Dr., October 26, 2018.

Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on SR A1A and Anastasia Park Rd., March 28, 2021.

Motorcyclist Killed in Crash at the intersection of SR A1A and Anastasia Park Rd., March 28, 2021.
Recommended Speed Limit for “Dead Man’s Curve,” Saint Augustine, FL

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