You should hire a traffic lawyer to deal with the citation.
Your insurance should take care of any property damage to the vehicles involved.
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Yes it may be possible, depending on a number of circumstances that are best not discussed in a public setting. You should contact an attorney who is located near the court where your case will be heard. Hew or she will know what the practices are in the judge's courtroom and also what the prosecutor is likely to do. Good luck.
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Hire a traffic lawyer and report this to your insurer
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Law Office of Stephen L. Hoffman LLC
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