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The center lane is primarily used for left turning vehicles. But to manage the traffic congestion the two lane system utilizes the center lane as a second travel lane during traffic peak hours. left turning vehicles and two lane traveling vehicles must yield each others right of way which is a first come first serve bases rule. It is not intended as a passing lane. Vehicles weaving in and out of the two lanes of travel for the purpose of passing if caught will be cited for unsafe passing and or reckless driving.
• 513. Reckless driving.
It shall be unlawful and constitute a misdemeanor for any person to drive a vehicle upon a highway recklessly or with gross, wilful or wanton disregard of the lives or safety of the public.
• 506. Driving on right side of roadway; overtaking and passing.
Upon all highways of sufficient width, other than one-way highways, the driver of a vehicle shall drive that vehicle upon the right half of the highway except when the right half is impassable or when overtaking and passing another vehicle proceeding in the same direction, in which case he shall pass to the left thereof at a safe distance and shall not again drive to the right side of the highway until safely clear of such overtaken vehicle. The driver of a vehicle shall not overtake and pass another vehicle proceeding in the same direction unless the left side of the highway is clearly visible and free of oncoming traffic for a distance of 300 feet.
Think Safety and be Safe….