Third Party Uninsured Motorists Victim
I was on a major interstate with a tractor trailer truck to the left of me in the far left lane. A car in front of me made a quick lane change to the left, placing him in front of the tractor trailer truck and slammed on brakes. The tractor trailer truck hit brakes immediately and began to slide to the right which brought him into my lane, hitting my driver side back passenger door. The car that was in front of the tractor trailer truck immediately fled the scene. The officer gave the truck driver a ticket for failure to maintain his lane.
In this particular situation, can I receive compensation from the trucking company's insurance? (I did not have uninsured motorist coverage at the time of the accident).