Driving Section 3 (Emergency and Tunnels)
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Long tunnel is an extremely enclosed underground space. If a fire occurs, temperature in the tunnel may rise as high as 1,000C and cause a disaster if drivers do not follow regulations or evacuation procedures in the tunnel.
Vehicles carrying dangerous items or loads that are extra long, extra wide, extra tall, or extra heavy are prohibited from traveling in long tunnels.
Drivers may not throw any object out of their vehicle when they are driving in a long tunnel
Drivers may not randomly change lanes when they are driving in long tunnels
Drivers may not stop their vehicle to add fuel when they are in a long tunnel.
Drivers are required to turn on their headlights in long tunnels because these tunnels are dark.