Arkansas State Police asks drivers to “move over” for emergency vehicles

Arkansas State Police asks drivers to “move over” for emergency vehicles
Arkansas State Police ask that drivers obey state law and move over for emergency vehicles on the side of the road. (Source: Arkansas State Police)

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Arkansas State Police reached out this week in a unique way on Facebook to remind you to move over.

#learnthelawtuesdays The "Move Over Law" require drivers, upon noticing either emergency vehicle with sirens and/or...

Posted by Arkansas State Police on Tuesday, July 28, 2020

In Arkansas, drivers are required to move away from any emergency vehicle that is pulled over on the side of the road as soon as possible, and if it is not possible to move over then they must slow down.

Arkansas State Police said that by doing something as simple as just moving over, you could be saving a life.

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