“Night” Is the Time Between Sunset and Sunrise

December 18, 2014

  • 320 Railroads
  • 320X Operation
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  • 320k311 Lights, Signals, and Lookouts from Trains or Cars
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12-18-14Code section requiring headlights to be lighted on railroad locomotives used on main lines “after dark” uses quoted phrase as meaning at “night” which consists of those hours of the day between sunset and sunrise.

Cosper v. Atlantic Coast Line R. Co., 69 S.E.2d 886, (Ga.App., 1952)