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How did you get the ticket? Did you turn yourself in or did the police come find you?Was there any injury or just damage to her car
Thank youHere is the section of the Fla code you were charged with and it states
316.061 Crashes involving damage to vehicle or property.-(1) The driver of any vehicle involved in a crash resulting only in damage to a vehicle or other property which is driven or attended by any person shall immediately stop such vehicle at the scene of such crash or as close thereto as possible, and shall forthwith return to, and in every event shall remain at, the scene of the crash until he or she has fulfilled the requirements of s. 316.062. A person who violates this subsection commits a misdemeanor of the second degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082 or s. 775.083. Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, $5 shall be added to a fine imposed pursuant to this section, which $5 shall be deposited in the Emergency Medical Services Trust Fund.So it is a misdemeanor in the 2nd degree and the possible penalty is not exceeding 60 days and a fine not exceeding $500
I suggest that any jail will be suspended - which means no jail. And the fine. Additionally, you will need to provide insurance information so the damaged vehicle can be repaired.
I suggest that you can plead Not Guilty with an explanation. Or you can plead Not Guilt and have a trial date set and consult with a local attorney on the matter.