Quick Clearance Law to be enforced during Bus 40 closure

The laws for safe travel on North Carolina roads go beyond observing the speed limit and wearing a safety belt. There are several other laws we need to obey…

https://www.ncdot.gov/initiatives-policies/safety/driving-safety/Pages/driving-laws.aspx

The NC DOT is serious about moving incidents off the road quickly to avoid major traffic backups.

NOTE: During the Business 40 closure starting mid-November, there will be “tow and recovery” contracts with specific towing companies, who will arrive at the scene of an accident (on major roads including 52, 40 and 421) and remove vehicles quickly. Officials suggest that we familiarize ourselves with the “Quick Clearance” law, which allows law enforcement and the department to move vehicles involved in incidents out of the roadway as fast as possible so traffic can return to its normal flow, reducing the potential for secondary crashes.  Learn more / News Blog

https://www.ncdot.gov/news/public-meetings/Pages/U-5786-2018-07-30.aspx

Verne Hill

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Verne Hill


Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm