I swerved to miss a car that stopped suddenly at a light that turned yellow and hit a light pole and had no insurance
Personal Injury Lawyer
Likely, if there was a police report made, you will have to pay the City for the damage to the light pole. Further, if you got a ticket for no insurance, you will have to go to court and then show proof of insurance and then make sure you maintain insurance for a certain amount of time.
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If you had property damage coverage on your car, your insurance company should pay for your damage (and for any damage caused to the pole-since the local utility will likely want to get paid for its repair as well). As for "consequences", depending on the carrier, you may see a rate increase.
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Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
Report to your insurer and it should be covered.
Stephen L. Hoffman
Law Office of Stephen L. Hoffman LLC
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