Originally Posted by jrisebo
It seems your quote makes the drviing without a plate the reason he was rear ended. I guess if he would have stopped to put the plate on before leaving, he would have arrived at the yield sign a bit later, thus the BMW would have been there first and it could have been him hitting the BMW, so I say, not having the plate, saved him from rear ending a BMW.
Well... again, I'm not saying the actual accident as it happened was OP's fault. On the other hand, he was
driving illegally and (in fact) should never have been on the road with no plate. Just saying.