Tonya was commuting to work on a Friday and a truck changed lanes, causing her vehicle to roll into the medium. The negligent driver fled the scene of the accident.

When apprehended, the driver did admit fault in the police report but later changed his story during the deposition. The case entered mediation in the Southern Illinois District and a settlement was reached.

This was a new experience for Tonya, but she found the process to be easy due in part to the communication from her legal representation.

"You guys always listened," she said. "I had multiple questions, and I called multiple times."

If you've been in an accident, you can reach out to Burger Law to learn more about your options. We fight to win and have a long-standing track record for success.

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