Manassas, VA asked in Traffic Tickets for Virginia

Q: Hi sir/mam, i got a recless driving ticket 74mph/50mph ; law section 46.2-862. what should i do? ehat r the consequence?

i want to know is there any possibilities that they can pardon me? its my first time and i was going to work at night almost 11pm and the road was empty, there was no car on the road, maybe couple of cars on the other side of the road. Just letting u know the situation. Another thing i am kind of new in this situation. Jurisdiction offense 076. Thats all i have . thank you. pls let me know.

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Wilfred Yeargan
Wilfred Yeargan
  • Traffic Tickets Lawyer
  • Fairfax, VA
  • Licensed in Virginia

A: Reckless Driving is charged as a Class 1 misdemeanor. It goes on a permanent criminal record. You need to get it dismissed or reduced to a traffic infraction. Consider getting a speedometer calibration of your car. You will need a copy of your driving record. Contact my office and I will give you a free consultation about the case. (703-352-9044)

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