WVC 17 C- 15 - 3
§17C-15-3. Visibility distance and mounted height of lamps.
(a) Whenever requirement is hereinafter declared as to the
distance from which certain lamps and devices shall render
objects visible or within which such lamps or devices shall be
visible said provisions shall apply during the times stated in
section two of this article in respect to a vehicle without load
when upon a straight, level, unlighted highway under normal
atmospheric conditions unless a different time or condition is
(b) Whenever requirement is hereinafter declared as to the
mounted height of lamps or devices it shall mean from the center
of such lamp or device to the level ground upon which the vehicle
stands when such vehicle is without a load.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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