Q: Can I get in trouble for accidentally knocking down traffic cones with my car and driving over them?
Yes, you can potentially get in trouble for accidentally knocking down traffic cones with your car and driving over them. The specific consequences will depend on the circumstances of the incident, including whether anyone was injured or property was damaged, and the laws of the jurisdiction where the incident occurred.
If the incident occurred in a construction zone or other area where cones were placed to regulate traffic, knocking down and driving over the cones could be considered a traffic violation or even a criminal offense. In some cases, it may result in a fine, points on your driver's license, or a license suspension or revocation.
Additionally, if the incident resulted in damage to public property or someone else's personal property, you may be held liable for the cost of repairing or replacing the damaged property.
If you have been involved in an incident where traffic cones were knocked down and damaged, it's important to report the incident to the appropriate authorities and cooperate with any investigations. If you have any concerns or questions about the potential consequences of the incident, it may be helpful to consult with a qualified attorney who can provide guidance and advice based on the specific circumstances of your case.
the correct answer is IT Depends
more info is needed.
did the police see it? cited? citizen report it?
was it accidental or could there be an argument it was intentional?
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