Q: How is fault determined in a parking lot fender bender? Minimal damage, other driver left before police was called.
Police wrote it up a a hit and run. Other car was a rental and now the rental company is trying to get me to pay over $1800 and is threatening to turn me over to a collections agency if I do not pay. I have an accident report that the rental company now wants to see. Should I oblige?
A: The accident report is public record and if it supports your position then it should absolutely been sent to the company. Good luck.
A: The rental company cannot turn this over to a collections agency without a finding that you were at fault. In this case, they would have to secure a judgment against you, since an accident was involved. If you were injured, you should seek the advice of an attorney.
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