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If you can get a copy of the police report you'll see some writing on the margin. That's where they assign blame and insurance companies can read the "code" for you. But in general, if you both were "cited", (that means that you were given a ticket) it probably means that you were both given partial responsibility for the collision.

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Q: Who is responsible for an accident if neither driver is ticketed but one driver is cited for making an improper turn and the other driver is cited for following too closely?
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