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if you were charged with a DUI, you would have documents from the arrest indicating where you need to appear for a hearing and information about what to do regarding your department of motor vehicles hearing regarding the mandatory suspension of your license.
well, why dont you tell me what happened that makes you think you will be charged - did they give you a BAC? Did they let you drive away or someone else, etc
well, it seems as if you were very lucky and got away unscathed. now, if the hospital did a blood test, then it is possible for them to notify the police and you could get a visit. but since it has been 72 hours, it is highly unlikely. if they did not do a blood test then there is nothing to indicate that you had any alcohol and therefore, an investigation of the accident would not prompt a drinking charge because there would be no proof. you are very lucky and i hope you learned a lesson
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