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Failure to Stop After Causing Personal Injury

Boston Failure to Stop After Causing Personal Injury Defense Attorney

Massachusetts Failure to Stop After Causing Personal Injury Laws

Failure to stop after causing personal injury is a serious offense.  In order to prove that the defendant failed to stop after causing personal injury, the prosecution needs to prove several things.  The prosecution needs to prove that the defendant operated a motor vehicle, on a public way, caused personal injury to a person and did not stop.

Massachusetts Failure to Stop After Causing Personal Injury Penalties

If a defendant is convicted of failing to stop after causing personal injuries, the defendant must serve at least 6 months in jail and can face up to 2 years.  The defendant must also pay a fine of not less than $500 and can be fined up to $1,000.  If the victim dies as a result of the accident, the defendant must serve at least 2 years in state prison and can face up to 10 years, or not less than 1 year in jail.  The defendant’s license will also be revoked.

Massachusetts Failure to Stop After Causing Personal Injury Lawyer

It is very frightening to most people after causing an accident.  It is even more frightening when you hit a pedestrian while driving.  It is very difficult for people to think in a clear way.  As a result, many people are charged with failing to stop after causing personal injury.  The penalties for failing to stop after causing personal injury are very serious.  You need a defense attorney that you can trust and who will work hard on your case.  Attorney Jason Chan will create an aggressive defensive strategy for your case.

Call Attorney Jason Chan today at 508-808-8902 to talk about your failure to stop after causing personal injury case. 


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