Texas Transportation Code - TRANSP § 552.002. Pedestrian Right-of-Way if Control Signal Present

(a) A pedestrian control signal displaying “Walk,” “Don't Walk,” or “Wait” applies to a pedestrian as provided by this section.

(b) A pedestrian facing a “Walk” signal may proceed across a roadway in the direction of the signal, and the operator of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way to the pedestrian.

(c) A pedestrian may not start to cross a roadway in the direction of a “Don't Walk” signal or a “Wait” signal.  A pedestrian who has partially crossed while the “Walk” signal is displayed shall proceed to a sidewalk or safety island while the “Don't Walk” signal or “Wait” signal is displayed.

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