Accidents

To Contest a Citation:


If you have received a Moving Violation, white and yellow in color, due to an accident and would like to contest the charge, please contact the court to schedule a hearing.

To Plead to a Citation:


If you have received a Moving Violation, white and yellow in color, due to an accident and would like to plead guilty or no contest to the charge please do one of the following:
  1. Contact the court by phone at 304-284-7497 and tell the clerk you would like to plead to your citation. Please have your citation number available.
  2. Report to the court in person
  3. Contact the Court by mail. Complete the back of your citation and send it in to the court, please be sure and check guilty or no contest and sign.

Payments


If you have chosen to plead guilty or no contest to the citation please note the following time-frame for payments due:
  • Those who hold a West Virginia drivers license- 180 days from the plea date
  • Those who hold an out of state drivers license- 80 days from the plea date
Please be sure to plead to your citation in order to avoid a possible license suspension