Texas Transportation Code

Sec. § 552.005
Crossing at Point Other Than Crosswalk


A pedestrian shall yield the right-of-way to a vehicle on the highway if crossing a roadway at a place:


other than in a marked crosswalk or in an unmarked crosswalk at an intersection; or


where a pedestrian tunnel or overhead pedestrian crossing has been provided.


Between adjacent intersections at which traffic control signals are in operation, a pedestrian may cross only in a marked crosswalk.


A pedestrian may cross a roadway intersection diagonally only if and in the manner authorized by a traffic control device.
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 165, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.

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