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Sion's driverless buses to go further

National News // May 29, 2018

The driverless buses currently being tested in Sion are extending their routes. New technology all will allow the buses to cross junctions as the traffic lights have now been fitted with Wi-Fi which signals to the bus if it’s safe to cross.

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The buses have been running through the old town of the city for the last two years. But now they can go further afield.

They have a human operator on board to make sure there are no problems. In the vast majority of cases the only issues are illegally parked cars.

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