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No person shall solicit in any manner, directly or indirectly, on the streets of the city, the business of towing any vehicle which is wrecked or disabled on a public street, regardless of whether the solicitation is for the purpose of soliciting the business of towing, removing, repairing, wrecking, storing, trading, or purchasing the vehicle. Proof of the presence of any person engaged in the wrecker business or the presence of any wrecker or motor vehicle owned or operated by any person engaged in the wrecker business, either as owner, operator, employee, or agent, on any public street in the city, at or near the scene or site of a wreck, accident, or collision within one hour after the happening of a wreck, accident, or collision, unless such wrecker was lawfully summoned to such scene, shall be prima facie evidence of a solicitation in violation of this section.
('68 Code, § 7-4) (Ord. 1060, passed 1-22-62) Penalty, see § 10.99