The flashing yellow arrow traffic signal means that are you allowed to turn in the direction of the arrow after yielding to all pedestrians in crosswalk and other vehicles lawfully within the intersection. This is what you must know for your written DMV test. [Read more...]
Lane-use control signals are special overhead signals placed over a certain lane or lanes. They permit or prohibit drivers to use the lane beneath the signal. But what does a steady yellow X mean? Or a flashing yellow X?
When you face a circular red light, you must come to a complete stop at the marked stop line or before moving into the crosswalk or intersection. After stopping, you may turn right if the way is clear. Make sure no sign prohibits the turn. But what about a red arrow? Can you turn against a red arrow? [Read more...]
Vehicles facing a signal with a green arrow may proceed into the intersection and may turn only in the direction indicated by the green arrow. Does it mean that all other traffic is stopped by a red light? [Read more...]