Hit-and-Run Claims in Texas
In the state of Texas, any time a vehicle is involved in an accident the law says that vehicle is supposed to immediately stop whether there is death, property damage or personal injury. Failure to immediately stop ones vehicle immediately in any of these instances is commonly known as a hit-and-run. A person who commits a hit-and-run in Texas can face anything from a misdemeanor to a felony conviction.
What to Do If You’ve Been Involved in a Hit-and-Run
For many people involved in a hit-and-run accident, the first step is to call 9-1-1 and describe the fleeing vehicle as best you can, making sure to include:
- license plate number
- any distinguishing factors such as damage to the vehicle, bumper stickers, etc.
Contact THE Farah Law Firm for Hit-and-Run Representation
After you have contacted the authorities, the next step is to contact one of the hit-and-run attorneys at The Farah Law Firm in Arlington, TX. Our personal injury attorneys can help you get any medical treatment you may need and can begin to compile the necessary records and documentation required in order for you to recover compensation for the following:
- medical bills
- property damage
- lost wages
- punitive damages
- any other damages you may be entitled to
The Farah Law Firm’s hit-and-run attorneys possess the expertise and wherewithal to ensure you are fairly compensated for your damages. We are based in Arlington and proudly serve the entire Dallas-Fort Worth area.Set up a consultation!