22.0701 Careless driving-Penalty.

Any person who drives any vehicle upon a highway, road or place accessible to the public in a careless and imprudent manner without due regard for the width, grade, curves, corners, traffic, or other attending circumstances is guilty of careless driving a class C misdemeanor and shall be sentenced accordingly. Whenever such careless driving of a vehicle proximately causes bodily injury to any person, the person so driving such vehicle is guilty of a class B misdemeanor, and upon conviction, sentenced accordingly.

History: 1972, PL 12-65 § 1; amd 1980, PL 16-90 § 61.

Amendments: 1980 Amended to conform with penalties provided for in Title 46, Criminal Justice.