Q: I was involved in an accident that occurred in a parking lot yesterday. We exchanged information, and went on our way.
Then I Get a call from the local sheriffs office saying I’m being charged with a hit and run because I did not give her my information, but I did give her my information. Please advise!
A: You need a traffic court lawyer because someone is about to sue you.
A: Sounds like the other driver is trying to set you up for a personal injury claim. If you plead guilty, it will act as an admission that can be used for purposes of establishing your liability (a.k.a. you were at fault). There is something called an 894 plea, but you will need a criminal attorney to handle the case.
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