Knoxville, TN asked in Car Accidents for Tennessee

Q: I was involved in car accident they are claiming I had lights and siren in my car they gave me a ticket

They gave me a ticket for reckless driving when clearly I lost control of my car on wet roads I had a intercom that you talk in and it had funny noses on but it wasn't hook-up what can I do cause they are saying this is my fault the roads were wet and it was bad out can I go to jail when I go to court

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Anthony M. Avery
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  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Was there another vehicle? If so, then a conviction for Reckless Driving will be Negligence Per Se for any civil suit for damages. If not, several points will go against your MVR anyway. Hire an attorney to defend you against a problem you could not avoid.

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