Henrico County, Virginia – General District Court Reckless Driving Defense Attorney Case Result

CASE DISMISSED! Reckless driving charge which arose from an accident involving a bicyclist and a vehicle (where the bicyclist was issued a summons for reckless driving for failing to yield right-of-way) was DISMISSED.

For more information about this reckless driving charge, see this Virginia Code section:

By statute, bicycles are included in the category of “vehicles” for purposes of this particular reckless driving charge.  See these Virginia Code sections as a reference:

In this case, the court accepted a certificate of completion for an online cycling course as an act of mitigation from the bicyclist: