I was parked at a retail store today when a severe thunderstorm approached which had straight line winds. The cart corral, which was not bolted to the ground at all, hit the driver side while I was in the store, causing my windows to bust, creasing both doors, and bending the frame of my door sill.The estimate is approximately $5,000, and it may have to be totaled because of the extent of the damage. Should the store be liable for any of this damage?
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This begs the question: why wasn't the corral bolted down? There are a few more questions that need to be answered. For example, how far was your car from the corral and are you sure it was just the storm and not another car that struck the corral pushing it into your vehicle?
Wisconsin now has a $10,000.00 small claims limits for cases like this.
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