Failure to obey a flashing red or yellow signal signal.Georgia code 40-6–23:
Flashing red stop or yellow caution signal:
When a red light illuminated with rapid intermittent flashes, drivers of vehicles shall stop at a clearly marked stop line. If no stop line is visible, a driver must stop his or her vehicle before entering the intersection.
Georgia code 40–6–23:
Flashing yellow caution signal:
When a yellow light is illuminated with rapid intermittent flashes, drivers of vehicles may proceed through the intersection or past such signal slowly and with caution.
Anyone who is convicted of Georgia code 40-6-23 shall pay a fine and have three points added to their driving record at the Georgia Department of driver services.
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