On Thursday, December 10th, a hit-and-run incident was reported to have taken place in San Jose. San Jose Police Department is the lead investigator for the case. The incident happened between East St. James Street and North 17th Street just after 5:00 p.m. One person was left injured from the crash and was taken to the hospital to receive further medical treatment. This person’s identity was not disclosed by the authorities.
When Can A Hit-and-Run Victim File A Claim?
If you’re a hit-and-run victim and you’re wondering when you can start filing a claim to your insurance, it may comfort you to know that you can do it as soon as possible. Even if you’ve already filed a claim for medical treatment purposes, you can still file a claim against the at-fault driver later on for the injuries you’ve suffered from the incident. However, there are certain documents that you need to prepare if you’re planning to do this. To know more about what you need to do as a hit-and-victim while waiting for the perpetrator to be caught, call us at (800) 310-1606 to get a free consultation on your case.
Source: Mercury News