Q: In a full lot, I hit another car that was parked over the line for AT least a week. Is there negligence on their part?
I left a note and there is only a minor scratch. Almost 2 months later the driver has finally decided to try and contact me. Does this length of time to take action also make any difference?
This happened on private property in the state of Maryland
A: If the owner of the car decided to sue you, two months wouldn't make any difference. If there is a lawsuit, contact your insurance company right away.
Tim Akpinar agrees with this answer
A: You ask about negligence on the part of the other vehicle. One could argue that it was negligent to park in such a manner, but in the majority of these types of cases, that generally doesn't serve to relieve the other vehicle. You could bring the issue to the attention of your insurance carrier. Good luck
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