1A long black mark left on a road surface by the tyres of a skidding vehicle: there were no skid marks at the crash scene to indicate how fast he had been travelling
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- There was a long skid mark in the grass that clearly indicated what had happened.
- He confined his expert opinion to what speed the defendant's vehicle was travelling at having regard to the skid mark of 10.5 meters.
- That is a skid mark made by the right wheel or tyre of the vehicle.
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