11.04.04.02

.02 Escorts — General.

A. A permittee shall be required to provide one or more private escort vehicles for an oversize or overweight permit move as indicated in Regulation .03 of this chapter. A permit move may be a vehicle with a load including manufactured housing (mobile home or modular unit) or a vehicle alone.

B. Monitoring of the permit move by State Highway Administration personnel may be required as determined by the State Highway Administration.

C. An escort by uniformed police is required as indicated in Regulation .06 of this chapter.

D. The Maryland Transportation Authority may require that a permit vehicle be escorted while traveling a toll facility.

E. Escort Vehicle. An escort vehicle:

(1) May not escort more than one oversize or overweight vehicle or load; and

(2) Shall be:

(a) Behind an overlength vehicle or load;

(b) Behind an overwidth vehicle or load on a multilane highway; and

(c) In front of an overwidth vehicle or load on a two-lane highway.