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​Traffic circle crash

A vehicle enters a traffic circle and collides with a vehicle already in the traffic circle.

In the diagram, Vehicle B is driving in a traffic circle. Vehicle A enters the traffic circle and collides with Vehicle B.

 

Vehicle "A" = 100%
Vehicle "B" = 0%

The rules of the road

A vehicle entering a traffic circle is required to yield to existing traffic in the traffic circle, so the Vehicle A driver 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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