Q: I was at a stop sign behind a city dump truck driver. He backed into my car. Possibly totaled. What do I do?
I arrived behind a city dirt dump truck at a stop sign. He seen people he knew in the parking lot beside him and decided to change course. He put his truck in reverse and slammed into me. I'm missing multiple days of work, as well as having to pay 3$ a day rental fee, and I just bought my car less than 6 months ago. So, my credit score is still impacted by the recent loan. And will again be impacted if I have to purchase a new car.
A: A West Virginia attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. One option is to file a claim or lawsuit. Until you're able to consult with a local attorney, keep in mind that as a general matter nationwide, there could be short deadlines for bringing claims against municipalities. Only a local attorney could advise if those would be applicable here. Good luck
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