Yes. This is normal and you have handled it correctly. Turn everything over to your insurance company. They should hire defense counsel to defend you in this matter. Make sure you forward everything you received to the defense counsel they hire and that you provide him/her with any other facts that may be relevant to the accident. He will need to file a written Answer on your behalf that is supposed to occur within 20 days from the time you were served with the documents. However, in Indiana, it is not unusual for a written Answer to be filed later than that with the approval of Plaintiff's counsel.
You did the right thing by forwarding everything to your insurance company. They will hire an attorney to defend you, and really call the shots during the course of litigation. It sounds like the other driver is suing you for their physical or bodily injuries, and the insurance company is trying to get money back for property damage. Feel free to call your insurance company and ask them questions, as well as the attorney they hire for you.
I agree with my colleagues. No worries. Your only obligation is to cooperate with the attorney your insurance company assigns to defend you.
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As the other responses indicate, you've done all of the right things by sending it to your insurance company. That's why you have insurance. Best of luck to you.
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Yes its normal. The lawyer filed a personal injury action and the insurance company filed a property damage claim. Your insurance carrier should take care of it for you.
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Yes, this is normal. Turn it over to your insurance company and let them deal with it.
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