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Question:

When passing a stopped emergency vehicle with its flashing or rotating lights switched on, what must you do?

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Explaination

According to Montana's Move Over law, if you see an emergency vehicle stopped with its flashing or rotating lights switched on, slow down and proceed with caution. On a highway whose posted speed limit is at least 50 mph, you must slow down by at least 20 mph. Also move into a non-adjacent lane if possible, leaving at least one vacant lane between you and the emergency vehicle. (Note: All states now have their own Move Over laws, but some require drivers to do different things. When traveling out of state, always check the local traffic laws.) [Driver Response to Emergency Vehicles, Accidents, Chapter 7 – Emergencies, Crashes, & Enforcement Stops, Montana Driver License Manual; MCA 61-8-346, Montana Code Annotated]