Sec. 24-68. Accident reports.

 

The operator of any vehicle involved in an accident resulting in injuries or death to any person or damage to the property of any one (1) person, including such operator, to an apparent extent that equals or exceeds one thousand five hundred dollars ($1,500.00) shall within ten (10) days forward a report of such accident to the Department of Transportation.  Such report shall not be required if the accident is investigated by a peace officer.  If the operator is physically incapable of making the report, the owner of the motor vehicle involved in the accident shall, within ten days from the time he or she learns of the accident, report the matter in writing to the Department of Transportation.

 

Source:  Code 1962, 10-12-2; Ord. No. 3916, 1, 11-16-92; Ord. No. 5768, 1, 3-7-22;

State law reference--Similar provisions, R.R.S. 1943, 60-699.