Distracted drivers put crossing guards, children at risk

Citations for not yielding to crossing guards up 70 percent

The crosswalk is supposed to be a safety zone for children and crossing guards, but a new report shows walking across the street is becoming increasingly dangerous for pedestrians in Madison.

Elderly man charged in east side car-pedestrian accident

Police: man hit woman in crosswalk on E. Washington Av.

A 74-year-old Madison man is facing charges after he hit a woman on East Washington Avenue Monday night as she was crossing the street at a crosswalk, according to Madison police.