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Criminal Charges and Sentencing Enhancements for Driving-Related Killings
When a motorist kills another person by driving dangerously or while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, a criminal prosecution will likely follow. Read about the kinds of charges and penalties the motorist might face.
Can I be Convicted of Murder for Causing a Fatal Accident?
Murder charges are possible but less common than some other charges for driving-related killings.