Utah Code Title 41. Motor Vehicles § 41-6a-306. Pedestrian traffic-control signals--Rights and duties

(1) A pedestrian facing a steady “Walk” or symbol of “Walking Person” of a pedestrian traffic-control signal has the right-of-way and may proceed across the roadway in the direction of the signal.

(2) A pedestrian facing a flashing “Don't Walk” or “Upraised Hand” of a pedestrian traffic-control signal may not start to cross the roadway in the direction of the signal, but a pedestrian who has partially completed crossing on the walk signal shall proceed to a sidewalk or safety island.

(3) A pedestrian facing a steady “Don't Walk” or “Upraised Hand” of a pedestrian traffic-control signal may not enter the roadway in the direction of the signal.

(4) A violation of this section is an infraction.


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