§ 9-16-030. Turns on red signals.  


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  • (a)   Except as provided in subsection (c), the driver of a vehicle may turn right when facing a steady red signal; provided, however, he may do so only from the lane closest to the right-hand curb or edge of roadway, must come to a full stop and must yield the right-of-way to pedestrians and to other traffic lawfully using the intersection.

    (b)   Except as provided in subsection (c), the driver of a vehicle on a one-way roadway, facing a steady red signal, may turn left into an intersecting one-way roadway in which traffic travels to the left; provided, however, he may do so only from the lane closest to the left-hand curb or edge of roadway, must come to a full stop and must yield the right-of-way to pedestrians and to other traffic lawfully using the intersection.

    (c)   Drivers may not turn left or right on a steady red signal when official traffic-control devices have been erected indicating that such turns are prohibited.

(Added Coun. J. 7-12-90, p. 18634)