What is second degree vehicular homicide?
Second Degree Vehicular Homicide/ Manslaughter – This charge occurs when a driver causes the death of another individual while violating a traffic offense, including exceeding the speed limit, distracted driving, not yielding the right of way, or running a red light.
Yes. Speeding 26 to 34 mph over the speed limit is a Class B misdemeanor, which is punishable by up to 6 months in jail. Speeding 35 mph or more over the speed limit is a Class A misdemeanor, which is punishable by up to 12 months in jail. However, jail time can be avoided in the majority of aggravated speeding cases.