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Q: received a citation for driving alone in a HOV lane in Virginia 2nd offense, how can avoid points an raise of insurance

My GPS had me taking an exit on the left and I thought I was crossing over the HOV lane to get off of the highway, this is my 2nd offense so I avoid HOV lanes, but once I got off on the exit(which apparently was also an HOV lane) there was a police officer at the end of the exit which was about 500 feet in distance, I assumed since I wasn’t riding on the HOV lane to avoid trafffic for a period of time that I wasn’t committing an offense.

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Michael Jeremiah Seck
Michael Jeremiah Seck
  • Traffic Tickets Lawyer
  • Leesburg, VA
  • Licensed in Virginia

A: HOV infractions can have many defenses and punishments. Seek legal advice.

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