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So let me make sure I'm understanding, someone else drove your car and hit a parked car, you took responsibility for the accident, and now the driver of the parked car filed a police report. Is that right?
Does the police report state that it was a hit and run? Did you have contact with the other person at all immediately afterwards? Do you have any contact with them now?
Well without knowing exactly what is on the police report here is the advice I can give. First, if it was reported as a hit and run (and we have to assume it is) then you will be in some trouble whether you were driver or passenger as passengers have a duty as well to ensure that an accident is reported under Virginia law (§ 46.2-895). What I would suggest this being the case is not to change your story at this point as this can open up a whole other can of worms with the insurance company and possibly could get you into even futher legal trouble if they report you (and they would). I highly suggest finding out what is on the police report, see if you can get away with a fine (may not be possible), if you can not get away with a fine then you do need to get an attorney to try to negotiate some sort of settlement for you. Here is a link that will take you to a page of the Va hit and run laws and penalties so you will know what you are dealing with.
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