Sec. 25-144.1. Same—Exception as to vehicles designed for towing disabled vehicles.
The provisions of Section 46.1-339 shall not apply to a vehicle designed for towing disabled vehicles, when towing such vehicle in an emergency and in such manner that a part of the combined weight of the two (2) vehicles rests upon an axle or axles of the towing vehicle, provided the towed and towing vehicles each are within the weight limits prescribed in Section 46.1-339. The provisions of this section shall not be construed to permit the violation of any lawfully established load limit on any bridge. For the purpose of this section, "emergency" shall include towing disabled inoperative vehicles to places designated by owners. (Ord. No. O-81-038, § 1, 2-24-81)
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