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If I hit a pole at a gas station and damaged my car will my policy cover the cost of fixing it?

My policy declaration states damage to own auto collision deductible by unit.

Aug 31, 2016 Cedartown, GA

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Ava Lynch

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In this situation, your policy will need to include collision coverage in order for the damage to be covered. State laws do not require this type of coverage so it's possible that it's not part of your policy. If you're unsure whether or not you have it, we recommend contacting your insurance provider to ask directly. Good luck!

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