When should you file a report:
You should file a report if you're the operator of a vehicle involved in a crash where the damage to any one vehicle or property is over $1,000.00, or if there is an injury to any person, even if a police officer was on the scene. You should file the report within 5 days of the date of the crash.
When should you NOT file a report:
You should not file a report if the crash occurred on a private road, driveway, private parking lot or other private way.
Why is this report important:
Indentifying locations with a large number of crashes.
Improving dangerous highways and intersections.
Developing highway safety public information progrrams.
Developing programs to save lives and reduce highway injuries.