28.5. Reckless Driving
This is a Florida Jury Instructions form that can be used for 28 Traffic Offenses within Criminal.
Last updated: 2/28/2006
28.5 RECKLESS DRIVING 316.192, Fla. Stat. To prove the crime of Reckless Driving, the State must prove the following two elements: 1. [Name of defendant] drove a vehicle in Florida. 2. [Name of defendant] did so with a willful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property. DEFINITIONS: 1. Willful means intentionally, knowingly and purposely. 2. Wanton means with a conscious and intentional indifference to consequences and with knowledge that damage is likely to be done to persons or property. 3. A vehicle is any device, in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a highway, except bicycles or mopeds or devices used exclusively upon stationary rails or tracks.