2013 Mississippi Code
Title 63 - MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC REGULATIONS
Chapter 3 - TRAFFIC REGULATIONS AND RULES OF THE ROAD
Article 25 - RECKLESS OR CARELESS DRIVING AND MISCELLANEOUS RULES
§ 63-3-1213 - Careless driving


MS Code § 63-3-1213 (2013) What's This?

Any person who drives any vehicle in a careless or imprudent manner, without due regard for the width, grade, curves, corner, traffic and use of the streets and highways and all other attendant circumstances is guilty of careless driving. Careless driving shall be considered a lesser offense than reckless driving.

Every person convicted of careless driving shall be punished by a fine of not less than Five Dollars ($ 5.00) nor more than Fifty Dollars ($ 50.00).

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