No person shall stop, stand or park a vehicle, except when necessary to avoid conflict with other traffic or in compliance with the directions of a police officer or traffic control device, in any of the following places:
   (A)   On any sidewalk.
   (B)   Within an intersection.
   (C)   On a crosswalk.
   (D)   Within 30 feet of any flashing beacon, stop sign or traffic control signal located at the side of a street or roadway.
   (E)   Alongside or opposite any street excavation or obstruction, when the stopping, standing or parking would obstruct traffic.
   (F)   Upon any bridge or other elevated structure or within any underpass structure.
   (G)   Within 15 feet in either direction of the entrance to a hotel, theater, hospital, sanatorium or any public building.
   (H)   On the roadway side of any vehicle stopped, standing or parked at the edge or curb of a street.
(`90 Code, § 11-201)  Penalty, see § 72.99
Statutory reference:
   Prohibited parking; towing, see G.S. § 20-162