If the driver leaves the scene, then determining the identity of the driver may be impossible. If there are no witnesses who can provide information to help law enforcement find the guilty party, then you may be faced with a “phantom vehicle” claim. Unfortunately, these types of personal injury claims are very difficult to prove.   Learn more about hit and run accidents in this presentation.

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Wesley Cottrell

Wes Cottrell earned his B.A. from Pittsburg State University in 1981 and his J.D. from the Washburn University School of Law in Topeka, Kansas in 1985. He was admitted to practice law in Kansas in 1986, in Missouri in 1987, in Arkansas in 1989, and Oklahoma in 1993. He is licensed to practice law in the United States District Court for the District of Kansas, eastern Arkansas, western Arkansas, and western Missouri. He was Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Crawford County, Kansas from 1987-1989.

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