Stationary vehicle crash
These accidents happen when a stationary vehicle is struck by a moving vehicle.
In this diagram, Vehicle B is parked and is struck by Vehicle A.
- Vehicle "A" = 100%
- Vehicle "B" = 0%
The rules of the road
Drivers must drive with care and attention, even if stationary vehicles are parked illegally or improperly. Therefore the driver of Vehicle A would be found 100% responsible.
What does it say in the Motor Vehicle Act?
The applicable sections of the Motor Vehicle Act are:
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