A single-vehicle accident was reported to have taken place in La Cañada Flintridge on Wednesday, October 7th. An unidentified four-wheeled vehicle crashed into a nearby private property and plunged into a pool. It is unknown how many people were occupying the vehicle at the time of the crash. No one was injured or dead from the accident. Investigation of the crash is still being conducted by the authorities.
Can You Be Held Liable Even Though Your Property was Damaged in A Traffic Accident?
You can be held responsible for premise liability in a traffic accident even though your private property was damaged in the process. However, you need not fret when you do get served. You can always file a counterclaim against the plaintiff. This is a very likely avenue of action you can take if the plaintiff was the driver of the vehicle which damaged your property. To get a free consultation from our legal counsel regarding your case, call us at (877) 871-3265.
Source: Fox LA