WVC 17 C- 10 - 1
§17C-10-1. Pedestrians subject to traffic regulations; powers of
(a) Pedestrians shall be subject to traffic-control signals
at intersections as provided in section five, article three of
this chapter unless required by local ordinance to comply
strictly with such signals, but at all other places pedestrians
shall be accorded the privileges and shall be subject to the
restrictions stated in this article.
(b) Local authorities are hereby empowered by ordinance to
require that pedestrians shall strictly comply with the
directions of any official traffic-control signal and may by
ordinance prohibit pedestrians from crossing any roadway in a
business district or any designated highways except in a
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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