Jessica Sautter is a Content Writer for CarInsuranceCompanies.com with a Bachelor’s Degree from Eastern Michigan University in Elementary Education with a Major in Reading and a Minor in Mathematics.

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Chris Harrigan has an economic degree from Limestone College and an MBA from Clemson University. He previously managed auto insurance claims for Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Currently, he is using his business and insurance expertise to provide insurance data analysis and visualizations to enhance the user experience.

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Reviewed by Chris Harrigan
Former Auto Insurance Claims Manager

UPDATED: Sep 26, 2020

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Key takeaways...

  • Road debris has the potential to cause a lot of damage
  • Damages from road debris is often the fault of the driver
  • Insurance will cover damages if you have sufficient coverage

When you’re driving down the road and you hear something hit your car, it’s likely road debris.

It’s important to know whether your auto insurance covers the damages. Otherwise, you could be paying out-of-pocket to repair any damages.

If you’re concerned about encountering road debris and possible damage to your car, compare at least three to four policies today to ensure you are fully covered! Enter your ZIP code above to begin!

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What is road debris?

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