Now that winter is finally over, South Dakota drivers will start to see the real damage that has been done to roads during the cold winter months. Potholes in particular are a problem for drivers in the state, causing more than just an uncomfortable ride. Potholes also cause significant damage to your motor vehicle, resulting in flat tires, out of balance tires, crooked steering wheels, and shaking cars.
If you drive over a pothole, there is a good chance your motor vehicle sustained some type of damage. Call Zimmer, Duncan & Cole to speak with a Sioux Falls car accident attorney for assistance with the next steps.
You can file a complaint with the city, who will investigate the claim. However, it is likely that your claim will be denied and you will need to proceed to court if you plan on taking the matter further. This process is not quick and easy, so you will need one of our knowledgeable attorneys by your side.
It also is important to note that pothole damage can impact your insurance premiums, if you are able to recover in the first place. As a result, many drivers do not inform their insurance providers about the damage for this very reason.
If your motor vehicle has sustained pothole damage on any of South Dakota’s roadways, it can be very costly to repair. Thankfully, you have options. Call to speak with a Sioux Falls car accident lawyer at Zimmer, Duncan & Cole at (888) 733-2992 to discuss these options and to walk you through the process.
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