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NCDOT Apologizes For Inappropriate Women Drivers And Obamacare Traffic Alert Messages

The North Carolina Department of Transportation(NCDOT) is apologizing for a series of inappropriate traffic alert messages that were sent out by a contractor.

The contractor failed to turn off the external feed while performing routine tests. A total of six messages went out over the Traveler Information Management System, also known as TIMS.

The inappropriate alert message warning drivers read: “Stay home because of women drivers, rain, and Obamacare”

The contractor was immediately let go for the incident.

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