Only 2 of 26 claims paid out in connection to I-77 project

- We've seen all kinds of damage done to cars in the I-77 toll lane project and we've told your stories in our I-77 diaries.

A pavement marker ripped apart Casey Durham's car.

"The sound of metal hitting metal and just scraping through the bottom of my car," said Casey.

A rock cracked Andrea Gasparre's windshield.

"They were down below the overpass digging up dirt and the dirt was shooting out from the construction vehicle and up over the highway," Andrea said.

And large ruts popped Noah Lazes' tire.

"It not only blew my tire but bent my rim," Lazes said.

They all filed claims to get reimbursed for the repairs. Each one getting a different outcome. Noah got turned down.

"Short of me driving around full-time with a video camera in my hand, how much more proof could i possibly provide?" Noah asked.

Andrea is still waiting after two months.

"I just keep getting responses like we'll get back to you," she said.

Casey says he's one of the lucky ones. He got reimbursed through the construction company's insurance. A grand total of 71-hundred dollars back in his pocket.

"This is happening to several people, not just me. It wasn't an isolated incident" he said.

But he's one of only two drivers who has been reimbursed. The NCDOT says 28 claims have come through their office. 26 of those were forwarded on to Sugar Creek Construction.

Where those stand? We're working to find out.

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