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Q: I had a car accident with no insurance caused by a flood on the highway...do I have a case?

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David M. Erspamer
David M. Erspamer
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Amery, WI
  • Licensed in Wisconsin

A: If you were not working when injured, you need to prove negligence or fault in order to bring a claim.If the flood was caused by excessive rain, and not by negligence or fault, and you were not working, then you likely will not be able to recover damages.

As always, it makes sense to check with a lawyer who can do a more detailed evaluation of the facts of your injury.

Best wishes for a speedy recovery from your injuries!

Erspamer Law Offices, Dave Erspamer

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