What Happens If Fault Can’t Be Determined After a Car Accident?

Insurance companies determine fault through police reports, damage reports, witness reports, and other evidence from the scene, but what happens if fault can't be determined after a car accident? If fault can't be determined by car accident damage the insurance companies will continue to work together until fault is determined or split between the drivers. An auto insurance claim cannot move forward until fault is determined unless you live in a no-fault insurance state.

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UPDATED: Jun 6, 2022

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