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Who's at fault when car A proceeds through an interection and oncoming traffic car B turns in front of you?

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12/21/2006

Depends on the situation: If car A has a green light and car B makes a left turn against a red OR fails to yield the right-of-way, then car B is at fault. If car A got to a stop sign intersection first and was proceeding across the intersection and car B turns, then car B would be at fault. In most cases, if car B starts to turn BEFORE car A reaches the intersection, then car A is required (circumstances permitting), to allow car B enough time to get out of the way, even though car B should have waited. However if car B turns on a red light, then car B is possibly at fault.