Happened about a year ago. It wasn't a bad rear-end collision, my car had no damage done at all. Though, his back bumper appeared to be damaged a bit. (I'm thinking there may have already been damage there or something that was temporarily "fixed") No injuries were claimed and no ambulances were needed. When the police officer was inspecting the cars he seemed shocked that there wasn't any damage on my car but the other guys car was. I received a letter a few weeks after the incident from the guy's lawyer or someone claiming the guy suffered injury from the collision and was planning on suing me. I received a card for "restricted" mail to be picked up from the post office and I'm thinking it is from him. What should i do? Any advice is greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance!The conditions were rainy(pouring), dark(no streetlights), the guy said that he saw me coming up behind him fast so he tried to speed up so I wouldn't hit him and had to slam on the brakes because he almost hit the car in front of him. So his brake lights weren't on when he was speeding up and he suddenly braked. I was ticketed for inability to stop, which I understand completely why they have to do that. When it happened, I hit him from behind straight on. The damage to his bumped was near the right tail-light, and I honestly didn't notice anything when I got out to look, but when he got out of the drivers side (the front-left side) he seemed to notice right away from the opposite end of the car and ran to the back right of the car and claimed it was from me. The man was an older man in his 70's, so it seemed fishy that he could see the damage right away from the opposite end of the car in the dark rainy night. I don't wanna jump to conclusions and call him a fraud, but it all seemed fishy to me.
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