Hit and run
4 attorney answers
Since nobody was injured, the worst case would be that you would be charged with a violation, which is not a crime, for leaving the scene. It's unlikely that you will be charged at this late date.
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It doesn't sound like you are going to get a police summons for leaving the scene of an accident (would have probably happened already), but your insurance company is probably not going to be happy about it. I would also advise you not to admit in writing anywhere that you left the scene of an accident. Just still to the facts that you hit a parked car.
Lesson learned. It is hit and run. However, because it apparently involved property damage only, I would not be too concerned about what the police might do. I'd be more concerned about what your insurance company might do.
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If it is only property damage you can be charged with a violation, not a crime.
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