Asked in Car Accidents for Mississippi

Q: Hit a motor cycle in road n killed somebody n didn't know I hit them because I didn't stop how can I defend myself

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Arthur Calderon
Arthur Calderon
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Cleveland, MS
  • Licensed in Mississippi

A: Assuming you have insurance, the insurance company should be able to fund the defense on this case (assuming that it's civil); otherwise, you will have to hire a private attorney to represent you. That being said, these types of cases are incredibly fact-intensive.

If this is a criminal case, then you need to get with an attorney ASAP, as there may be several defenses available to you that are not otherwise available in a civil case. Most attorneys, including myself, offer free consultations to see what we can do to help you out. The important thing is that you get with someone sooner rather than later.

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