A hit and run accident is not only a devastating situation for those hurt, but it is an illegal act punishable by time in jail and hefty fines. If you are the victim in a hit and run accident, you may suffer significant medical bills, lost time at work, long-term recovery costs, and much more. You may be able to obtain compensation for your losses. To find out if you have a case, call our personal injury attorneys in Chester County and Delaware County, Pennsylvania to discuss your case.
Many hit and run accidents leave people wondering what happened. Perhaps you were driving your vehicle and someone else ran a red light, striking your car, but not stopping. In other cases, an individual may be playing in the street and be hit by a vehicle. If this occurs, your first step is to always report the incident to the police. The police will work to find the perpetrator so that further criminal action can be taken.
When this happens, you may be able to file for compensation for your losses. This includes losses for your medical bills and property damage. It is up to you to take the first step in calling our team to discuss your case. You should never simply settle your case with the other person’s insurance company. Remember, they have high powered attorneys and a goal of settling your case for as little as possible. You need the same type of support on your side.
For any type of hit and run accident loss, call our personal injury attorneys in Chester County and Delaware County, PA for a free consultation. Talk to us about what happened and what your options are for moving forward.