YSC, Title 25.  Motor Vehicles & Highways
 
 
 
Chapter 6:  Accident Reports

601.   Duties of driver in accidents involving injury, death or damage.
602.   Written report of accident.
603.   Accident reports by garages.
604.   Accident report forms.

     601.  Duties of driver in accidents involving injury, death or damage.
     The driver of any vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury or death to any person or damage to property shall immediately stop such vehicle and shall give his name, address, and the registration number of his vehicle, and exhibit his operator's license to the person struck or the driver or occupants of any vehicle collided with, and shall render to any person injured in such accident reasonable assistance.

Source:  YSL 1-93 52, modified.

     602.  Written report of accident.
     The driver of any vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury or death to any person or property damage to an apparent extent of $100.00 or more, shall, within 24 hours (or as soon thereafter as normal means of transportation and communication will permit), forward a written report of such accident to the Chief of Police.  All accident reports shall be without prejudice and shall not be open to public inspection.

Source:  YSL 1-93 53, modified.

     603.  Accident reports by garages.
     The person in charge of any garage or repair shop to which is brought any motor vehicle which shows evidence of having been involved in a serious accident or struck by any bullet shall report to the nearest police station within 24 hours (or as soon thereafter as normal means of transportation and communication will permit), after such motor vehicle is received, giving the engine number, registration number, and the name and address of the owner or operator of such vehicle.

Source:  YSL 1-93 54, modified.

     604.  Accident report forms.
     The Chief of Police shall prepare forms for accident reports calling for sufficiently detailed information to disclose with reference to a highway accident the cause, conditions then existing, and the person and vehicles involved.

Source:  YSL 1-93 55, modified.