WVC 17 C- 8 - 4
§17C-8-4. Left turns on other than two-way roadways; penalty.
(a) At any intersection where traffic is restricted to one
direction on one or more of the roadways, the driver of a vehicle
intending to turn left at any such intersection shall approach the
intersection in the extreme left-hand lane lawfully available to
traffic moving in the direction of travel of such vehicle and after
entering the intersection the left turn shall be made so as to
leave the intersection, as nearly as practicable, in the left-hand
lane lawfully available to traffic moving in such direction upon
the roadway being entered.
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 2016 Regular Session
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