Q: If I got rear ended at a high rate of speed because my car stalled and I got ticketed for improper lane change who is at
I was merging over to shoulder when I got hit
A: This is a fact driven scenario and will be determined based on the evidence that can be produced. If you were able to signal the lane change after stalling, it is possible the party who rear-ended you would be at fault for following too closely and would be liable for your injuries. However, if the lane change was unsignaled and abrupt, that would lead to liability on your part and the reason you received a citation. Finding video or eye witnesses of the incident would be key in exonerating you from the citation and in making the other party liable for your injuries. Consultations are free, if you would like to have an attorney explore your options more fully.
Tim Akpinar agrees with this answer
A: It looks like part of your question was left off, but that you meant to ask about who is at fault. Based on the citation and the rear-end impact, it's possible both vehicles could share liability. Determining percentages could require closer investigation. Good luck
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