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My car was totaled last week because the load on the back of a tractor trailer fell off and landed on my car. The total loss value came back at less than I owe on the vehicle. Now I am sitting with a $3300 debt and no car. Can I go after the trucking company for the additional amount?

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Yes, you can absolutely seek compensation from the insurance carrier of the trucking company - or sue the trucking company directly. I'm assuming you exchanged information with the company on the scene?

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