TITLE 39
Public Utilities and Carriers

CHAPTER 39-8
Railroad Crossings

SECTION 39-8-16


§ 39-8-16 Closing of gates at private way.

Whoever enters upon or crosses a railroad at any private way which is closed by gates or bars and neglects to close them securely, shall be fined not less than two dollars ($2.00) nor more than ten dollars ($10.00) and shall be liable for the damage sustained therefrom.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 187, § 28; G.L. 1909, ch. 215, § 32; G.L. 1923, ch. 251, § 23; G.L. 1938, ch. 124, § 23; G.L. 1956, § 39-8-16.)