2013 Kentucky Revised Statutes
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189.060 Lights on vehicles in tow and projections -- Motor vehicle used as
Each vehicle towed by a towline shall display the lights required on vehicles of
the class to which it belongs.
Each vehicle being hauled by another and connected to it in a manner that will
keep them uniformly spaced shall carry at least one (1) light on the left side in
such a manner as to show an amber light to the front and a red light to the rear
visible at least one thousand (1,000) feet away.
When any part of a load projects more than four (4) feet beyond a vehicle, two
(2) red flags by day and two (2) red lights during the period provided in KRS
189.030 must be placed upon the extremity of the projection marking the width
of the overhang.
Any motor vehicle used as a towing unit where two (2) lamps displaying red
lights are not obscured by the towed unit or its load may be equipped with two
(2) lamps displaying red lights on the towed unit, the towing unit, or both.
Effective:July 12, 2006
History: Amended 2006 Ky. Acts ch. 72, sec. 1, effective July 12, 2006; and
ch. 173, sec. 5, effective July 12, 2006. -- Recodified 1942 Ky. Acts ch. 208,
sec. 1, effective October 1, 1942, from Ky. Stat. secs. 2739g-29 to 2739g-31.
Legislative Research Commission Note (7/12/2006).This section was amended
by 2006 Ky. Acts chs. 72 and 173, which do not appear to be in conflict and
have been codified together.
CHAPTER 189 - TRAFFIC REGULATIONS -- VEHICLE EQUIPMENT AND STORAGE
189.060 Lights on vehicles in tow and projections -- Motor vehicle used as towing unit.
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