A. No person shall, without lawful authority, attempt to or in fact
alter, deface, injure, knock down or remove any official
traffic-control device, including any nine-one-one (911) emergency
telephone service route markers, or any railroad sign or signal or any
inscription, shield or insignia thereon, or any other part thereof.
B. If a violation of subsection A of this section results in personal
injury to or death of any person, the person committing the violation
shall, upon conviction, be guilty of a felony punishable by
imprisonment in the custody of the Department of Corrections for not
more than two (2) years, or by a fine of not more than One Thousand
Dollars ($1,000.00), or by both such fine and imprisonment.