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Car was involved in an accident but parked next to a curb. Individual was at payphone across street calling for a towtruck. Cops arrive much later and are looking at car, male WALKS up to them and says that they are calling for a towtruck, they eventually arrest him for DUI. Can he beat it or should he plea bargain for a Dry/Reckless?(can they prove he was driving?)
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  JB Umphrey replied 4 years ago.
Hi and thank you for using JustAnswer!

Please clarify: how much time passed between the accident and when the police arrived on the scene?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
approx. 30-40 min.
Expert:  JB Umphrey replied 4 years ago.
Thank you. Did the driver admit to the police that he was driving and caused the accident?