These 6 tips will help you handle a hit-and-run crash and make your insurance claim go smoothly.
You’re driving on a busy highway when you notice a speeding car coming up fast behind you. It’s zigzagging between lanes, narrowly missing other cars. Before you can react, it catches up with you—and clips your car’s rear end.
Momentarily stunned, you ask if your passengers are okay, and you start to pull to the side of the road. Then you get a second shock: The perpetrator is racing away, clearly with no intention of stopping to exchange insurance information.
You’re the victim of a hit-and-run driver. At this point, you know the normal post-crash procedures don’t necessarily apply. But how can you make sure your insurance claim goes smoothly? These six tips will help.