WRAL Investigates

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials recommends lanes on collector roads like Wake Forest Road in Raleigh have lanes between 10 and 12 feet wide. But according to surveys done by the state Department of Transportation, some lanes on Wake Forest Road are less than 9 feet wide.<br/>Photographer: Darrell Pryor

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials recommends lanes on collector roads like Wake Forest Road in Raleigh have lanes between 10 and 12 feet wide. But according to surveys done by the state Department of Transportation, some lanes on Wake Forest Road are less than 9 feet wide.
Photographer: Darrell Pryor