I was involved in a MVA in July. The police report found neither party at fault and there was no witness. We were not injured, but the other party might be seriously injured. My insurance adjuster can not get the other party's statement and said that they have a witness now. It has been 2 months and we have not heard anything from other party. what can we do now if we don't have any witness to our case?
Personal Injury Lawyer
You were a witness, as was the other party, who will eventually be able to describe the events, hopefully. In the meantime, let the insurance company handle it--there really is nothing for you to do. That is why you have insurance.
Do not talk to anyone about this and do not discuss how it happened except with the insurance carrier and any lawyer assigned by them.
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Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
Unless you feel there is a reasonable possibility of finding any other witnesses, e.g., canvassing a neighborhood, then there's not much you can do but cooperate with your insurance company. it will attempt to settle any claim within your insurance policy limit and, if you are sued, will provide an attorney to defend the case. You can direct any questions to the insurance company in the meantime.
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Divorce / Separation Lawyer
First of all the police did not witness it. They cannot testify about any opinion as they are not accident reconstruction experts. Therefore it is your word against their word. Good luck
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