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Written by attorney Dale G. Larrimore | Oct 28, 2016

Law for Left Turns under Pennsylvania Vehicle Code

This guide provides a general guide for the law of left turns in Pennsylvania.

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See Sections § §3322, 3331(b), 3334(b) of the Vehicle Code. See also, Eagleson v. Malone, 465 A.2d 1280 (Pa. Super. Ct. 1983); Halbach v. Robinson Bros., 98 A.2d 750, 755 (Pa. Super. Ct. 1953); Flank v. Walker, 398 Pa. 166, 169, 157 A.2d 163, 166 (1960); Ditz v. Marshall, 393 A.2d 701 (Pa. Super. Ct. 1978); Hoover v. Sackett, 292 A.2d 461, 463 (Pa. Super. Ct. 1972); Craft v. Hetherly, 700 A.2d 520, 524 (Pa. Super. Ct. 1997); Klein v. Hollings, 992 F.2d 1285 (3d Cir.1993); Poltorak v. Sandy, 345 A.2d 201 (Pa. Super. Ct. 1975); Abee v. Stamm, 272 F. Supp. 406 (W.D. Pa. 1967); Askew By Askew v. Zeller, 521 A.2d 459 (Pa. Super. Ct. 1987); Keating v. Belcher, 384 Pa. 129, 119 A.2d 535 (1956); and Erie Ins. Co. v. Williams, 855 A.2d 59 (Pa. Super. Ct. 2004). For a more thorough and detailed analysis of Pennsylvania law concerning left turns and the operation of vehicles through intersections, see Dale G. Larrimore, Pennsylvania Rules of the Road, chapters 3 and 4, (West’s Pennsylvania Practice Series, Vol. 13) (2015-2016).

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