WVC 17 C- 14 - 7
§17C-14-7. Driving on mountain highways; penalty.
(a) The driver of a motor vehicle traveling through defiles or
canyons or on mountain highways shall hold such motor vehicle under
control and as near the right-hand edge of the highway as
reasonably possible and, upon approaching any curve where the view
is obstructed within a distance of two hundred feet along the
highway, shall give audible warning with the horn of such motor
(b) Any person violating the provisions of this section is
guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be
fined not more than one hundred dollars; upon a second conviction
within one year thereafter, shall be fined not more than two
hundred dollars; and upon a third or subsequent conviction, shall
be fined not more than five hundred dollars.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session