Just wondering if anyone has any ideas where I can go with this. Riding on 93N the other day by the Uncle Ho gas tanks. Big shackle & some flotsam flies off of a tractor trailer and crashes up under my bike. Another piece puts a dent in the gas tank. I get the plate number off the trailer, the company name on the trailer, and the name on the tractor. Insurance company says: "Well, it's a Maine plate and it happened here in MA so we can't trace it. Trailer company, and police say there's thousands of those trailers (It's the largest trailer transportation co.) and they're just rented and picked up out of big pools all over the country, and any trailer might be on any truck at any time and there's no way of knowing who had that one! State Police also say "If you're wise, you won't file an accident report, because they'll immediately slap you with a surcharge, no matter what, and you'll have to fight it out at the Registry". Tried to call the company whose name was on the cab...number disconnected. And there's dozens of companies all up and down the Eastern Seaboard with the same name. I know, that's what collision is for, but it's a $500 deductible. And they're clearly responsible. You can bet if it was one of "Their" motorcyclists, they'd have that guy before he hit the NH border.
Where's Flo when you need her?