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The car that is moving is normally the one At Fault. No matter how someone is positioned you should not drive into them (going forward or in reverse). It therefore seems to me that the car backing out of the driveway is at fault.

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Q: Who is at fault when someone is backing out of a driveway and hits a car semi blocking that driveway?
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