Hagerstown, MD asked in Car Accidents for Maryland

Q: What are possible conseq's of failure to return to scene of accident with damages to attended vehicle? Attorney needed?

Very miniscule damages. Need magnifying glass. Charged party stopped momentarily to see what happened any damages? Decided none and proceeded on. Was charged 3 weeks after incident.

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Jobeth Rocky Bowers
Jobeth Rocky Bowers
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Elkton, MD
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: There are a number of criminal/serious traffic violations that could be in play here. If charged with one of these, then you may want to hire a lawyer to defend you on that front, as they can advise you on many options at that point, challenge any potential issues with the evidence against you, and cross examine any witnesses if the case were to result in a trial.

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