2010 Georgia Code
TITLE 40 - MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC
CHAPTER 6 - UNIFORM RULES OF THE ROAD
ARTICLE 12 - ACCIDENTS
§ 40-6-273 - Duty to report accident resulting in injury, death, or property damage

O.C.G.A. 40-6-273 (2010)
40-6-273. Duty to report accident resulting in injury, death, or property damage


The driver of a vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injury to or death of any person or property damage to an apparent extent of $500.00 or more shall immediately, by the quickest means of communication, give notice of such accident to the local police department if such accident occurs within a municipality. If such accident occurs outside a municipality, such notice shall be given to the office of the county sheriff or to the nearest office of the state patrol.

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