Can I get rid of the car that I am filing a civil claim for?

Question Details: I was rear-ended by someone who didn't have insurance. Now I need some way to hold that person accountable for the damage he did to my car. Since it was totaled, I had to get a different car. I have nowhere to put my old car and am wondering if I can get rid of it and use the pictures and the estimate from the body shop to take the at-fault driver to court to get money for my car even though I don't have the car in my possession anymore.

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