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The owner of the illegally parked vehicle may be ticketed, but the "At Fault" driver is responsible for the damages to the parked vehicle.

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Q: If your car is parked illegally and someone is driving down a one way street drunk the wrong way and hits your car are they responsible to pay for the car or are you because your car was illegally?
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