Varnville, SC asked in Car Accidents, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets for South Carolina

Q: I was in a car accident and was given a ticket of which the officer later dropped at traffic court. Can I now sue.

I was taken to hospital in an ambulance and car was totaled.

2 Lawyer Answers
Matt Schmoldt
Matt Schmoldt
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  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Logan, UT

A: You should call a local injury lawyer and discuss your case with them. Even if the ticket was dropped, you may still be at fault for the accident in a civil case. The criminal court and the civil court are two different worlds. Your case involves a very fact specific inquiry. It is possible that you are not at fault. However, it is impossible to tell from the information you provided.

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
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  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Wyomissing, PA

A: Call attorney Carl Jacobsen at (843) 723-7491; he is very experienced and gives free consultations. Tell him I suggested you call.

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