Originally Posted by CZP01
No, I know exactly what he's talking about -- maybe the lanes are painted differently in your AO, but where I live people tend to dive over into the left turn lane before it's even open. They just HAVE to be the first ones in line so they illegally cut over before the left turn lane even begins.
And sometimes traffic is so heavy that the lane backs up way before the "entrance". This is just a matter of using good judgment and doing what's necessary. Look back before you take the lane, and be alert for someone in front suddenly deciding to pull into the lane in front of you.