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Making way for ambulance doesn’t mean running light

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    The law says a driver of any vehicle except an authorized emergency vehicle should obey the instructions of any traffic-control device (such as a red light or stop sign) unless directed otherwise by a police or traffic officer.

Question: What should the driver of a vehicle stopped at a red light do when an emergency vehicle approaches from behind? Is it allowable or required for the driver to proceed through the red light as long as no one is coming from either side? Read more

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