The Driver of a vehicle shall STOP and yield the right of way, to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within a crosswalk when the pedestrian is upon the half of the roadway upon which the vehicle is traveling, or when the pedestrian is approaching so closely from the opposite half of the roadway as to be in danger. The fine for violating this law is $97.
Restrictions on Pedestrians Crossing Roadways
Pedestrian Control Signals
Whenever special pedestrian control signals, exhibiting the words "Walk" or "Don't Walk" or the symbols of a walking person or an upraised palm are in place such signals shall indicate as follows:
Pedestrians to Use Right Half of Crosswalks
Pedestrians shall move, whenever practicable, upon the right half of crosswalks.
Crossing at Other Than Crosswalks
Pedestrians on Roadway
Pedestrians' Right of Way on Sidewalks
The driver of a vehicle emerging from or entering an alley, building, private road, or driveway shall yield the right of way to any pedestrian approaching on any sidewalk extending across the alley, building entrance, road, or driveway.
Penalty for Violating Pedestrians Laws
The penalty for pedestrians violating these laws is $70.
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