The shock of a sudden car crash can be frightening. One moment you are cruising down a busy highway, and the next you are sitting in a damaged car on the shoulder – with the at-fault vehicle speeding away.
Hit-and-run accidents can be stressful for drivers, and they can leave you wondering: what happens next?
It always bears repeating: the first thing you must do after any kind of accident is obtain medical attention. Your health is of the utmost importance, and you must ensure you get the medical care you need for any injuries as soon as possible.
You must seek medical attention, but what other steps should you take after a hit-and-run accident? In these cases, you should:
It can be frustrating if the police do not locate the reckless driver. However, that should not stop you from obtaining the compensation you deserve.
If you suffered a serious injury in a hit-and-run accident, contact McDonald at Law today to get the help you need.
Our founding attorney, Michael P. McDonald, represents accident victims exclusively, and he is the only Nationally Board-Certified Expert in Lancaster County, certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Learn more about how he can help you by calling 717-208-2641 today.