Street racing is a very dangerous criminal act. Crashes can occur with severe injury and possible death to the driver or to others. Recently in A Los Angeles, California community, a crash occurred taking the life of two individuals who were bystanders. The driver was arrested.
In the state of Georgia street racing is a serious misdemeanor crime punishable by up to one year in prison.
Street racing is defined under the Georgia code 40–6 –186 as racing on highways are street.
It defines a drag race where two or more vehicles accelerate side-by-side in competition.
It defines racing, as a competition to out gain or to prevent another person from passing.
If you have questions about this, or if you have been accused of street racing or drag racing. It is best to have an experienced traffic defense attorney, who handles issue such as this on a regular basis, defend you in court.
Contact the traffic ticket defense attorney Scott Miller in Alpharetta, Georgia for a free consultation. 770-408-1001