You have two years from the date of the accident. Best of luck.
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As has been pointed out, you have two years, but if you do not know the identity of the person who did the "hit and run," and you don't have uninsured motorists coverage on your own auto policy under which you can make a claim, you can file a complaint against what we call a "Doe Defendant" (as in John Does). This allows you to satisfy the statute of limitations while you are still looking for the person involved.
Who are you going to sue if its a hit and run accident? I'm assuming you found the hit and run drivers information. You'll still need to properly build your case. Have you seen a doctor or do you only have property damage?
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