Defending NJ 39:4-87. Failure to yield to overtaking vehicle.
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NJ Statute: 39:4-14.3d. Operator only on bicycle.
The driver of a vehicle on a highway, about to be overtaken and passed by another vehicle, approaching from the rear, shall give way to the right in favor of the overtaking vehicle on suitable and audible signal being given by the driver of the overtaking vehicle, and shall not increase the speed of his vehicle until completely passed by the overtaking vehicle.
AKA: NJ Criminal Charge 39:4-87, Violation 39:4-87, Offense 39:4-87
Disclaimer: A copy of this statute has been provided for your information. This wording was current from the NJ website lis.njleg.state.nj.us as of August 2012.