TRPDA - 257.626 Reckless Driving


257.626 Reckless driving on highway, frozen public lake or parking place; penalty.

Sec. 626.

(a) Any person who drives any vehicle upon a highway or a frozen public lake, stream or pond or other place open to the general public, including any area designated for the parking of motor vehicles, within this state, in wilful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property is guilty of reckless driving.

(b) Every person convicted of reckless driving shall be punished by imprisonment in the county or municipal jail for a period of not more than 90 days or by a fine of not more than $100.00, or by both.

 

History: 1949, Act 300, Eff. Sept. 23, 1949 ;--Am. 1953, Act 3, Eff. Oct. 2, 1953 ;--Am. 1957, Act 178, Eff. Sept. 27, 1957 ;--Am. 1965, Act 262, Eff. Mar. 31, 1966 .


2003 Legislative Council, State of Michigan
 

 

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