Do I have any recourse against the city regarding an accident caused by an open manhole?

Question Details: My daughter was driving her new SUV last night in the snow when her right rear tire fell into an open manhole cover. There was plenty of snow, so it was difficult to see the obstruction in the road. The impact broke her axle and sent the car into a spin which eventually led the vehicle to smash into another car. All air bags went off and the front of the car is history. I believe it's totaled. This is a lease car and I have a $1000 deductible.

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