Sadly, hit-and-run pedestrian accidents often result in catastrophic injuries. If you or a loved one has been injured in a hit-and-run accident you must make a complaint to the police. We also recommend that you speak with an attorney at Berger and Green as soon as possible. The Pittsburgh hit-and-run pedestrian accident attorneys at Berger and Green will thoroughly investigate the circumstances surrounding your accident.
A hit-and-run pedestrian accident is any accident in which a pedestrian is struck by a vehicle whose driver then flees the scene of the accident. Leaving the scene of an accident is a very serious crime. Your hit-and-run accident will be investigated by the police. Hit-and-run pedestrian accidents often occur in crosswalks, busy intersections, and in parking lots. Many hit-and-run pedestrian accidents are caused by drunk drivers or individuals driving without a license.
At Berger and Green, we work to secure compensation for pain and suffering, medical bills, and lost income. Contact the Pittsburgh lawyers at Berger and Green if you are a victim of a hit-and-run accident.
The accident lawyers at Berger and Green have experience representing victims of hit-and-run accidents. Our attorneys will work to preserve any evidence in your case; this includes interviewing witnesses, acquiring the police report, and gathering video surveillance when available.
An experienced lawyer will search for all sources of insurance coverage in a pedestrian hit-and-run accident. Unfortunately, police may be unable to find the driver in your accident. In this situation, sources of insurance may include your uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage or the policy of another member of your household that you are related to by blood or marriage. If there is no source of insurance, you may be eligible to make a claim to the Pennsylvania Assigned Claims Plan.
With extensive experience handling personal injury claims, the lawyer at Berger and Green will handle the details of your case so you can focus on your recovery.
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