Q: As I was driving down a street the wind blew an unsecured gate open into the street. It hit my car and did major damage
Is the homeowner liable since his gate blew open into the street as I was passing?
I know it was the wind, but it was not secured and extended into the street when open.
A: An Oklahoma attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. It sounds like the homeowner would be liable as a general matter. Coverage could depend on the policy. If the carrier considered such a claim, they would conduct a more detailed investigation of the gate, weather, distances, etc. Good luck
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