WVC 17 C- 13 - 2
§17C-13-2. Officers authorized to remove illegally stopped
(a) Whenever any police officer finds a vehicle standing
upon a highway in violation of any of the foregoing provisions of
this article such officer is hereby authorized to move such
vehicle, or require the driver or other person in charge of the
vehicle to move the same, to a position off the paved or main-
traveled part of such highway.
(b) Whenever any police officer finds a vehicle unattended
upon any bridge or causeway or in any tunnel where such vehicle
constitutes an obstruction to traffic, such officer is hereby
authorized to provide for the removal of such vehicle to the
nearest garage or other place of safety.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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