§ 71.117  SPEED NEVER TO EXCEED THAT WHICH IS REASONABLE OR PRUDENT FOR EXISTING CONDITIONS.
   No person shall drive a vehicle at a speed greater or less than, is reasonable or prudent under the conditions then existing, taking into consideration among other things, the conditions of the vehicle, the traffic, roadway surface or width, the amount of light or darkness, the presence of pedestrians in or near the roadways, and the obstruction of views.  No person shall drive any vehicle at a speed greater than will permit him to bring it to a stop within the assured clear distance ahead.
(`83 Code, § 15-403)  Penalty, see § 71.999