(1) A person commits the offense of failure to yield the right of way at an uncontrolled T intersection if the person is operating a motor vehicle on a highway that ends at an uncontrolled T intersection and the person does not yield the right of way to any driver who is on the highway at the top of the T intersection.
(2) As used in this section and ORS 811.275:
(a) “T intersection” means an intersection at which one highway is perpendicular to another and at which one of the highways ends.
(b) “Top of the T intersection” means the highway that does not end at the junction of two highways.
(3) The offense described in this section, failure to yield the right of way at an uncontrolled T intersection, is a Class B traffic violation. [2003 c.183 §2]Section: Previous 811.235 811.250 811.255 811.260 811.265 811.270 811.275 811.277 811.280 811.285 811.290 811.292 811.295 811.300 811.305 Next
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