2018 Indiana Code
TITLE 9. Motor Vehicles
CHAPTER 8. Vehicle Operation
9-21-8-5. Overtaking and passing; limitations; exceptions

Universal Citation: IN Code § 9-21-8-5 (2018)
IC 9-21-8-5 Overtaking and passing; limitations; exceptions

     Sec. 5. The following rules govern the overtaking and passing of vehicles proceeding in the same direction, subject to the limitations, exceptions, and special rules stated:

(1) A person who drives a vehicle overtaking another vehicle proceeding in the same direction shall pass to the left of the other vehicle at a safe distance and may not again drive to the right side of the roadway until safely clear of the overtaken vehicle.

(2) Except when overtaking and passing on the right is permitted, a person who drives an overtaken vehicle shall give way to the right in favor of the overtaking vehicle on audible signal and may not increase the speed of the overtaken vehicle until completely passed by the overtaking vehicle.

[Pre-1991 Recodification Citation: 9-4-1-66.]

As added by P.L.2-1991, SEC.9.


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