Section 14-92 Reporting of accidents.


    (a) When required--Generally. Every person operating a vehicle within the city involved in an accident resulting in injury to or death of any person or damage to property shall immediately, by the quickest means of communication, give notice of such accident to the police department. Nothing in this section shall be construed to relieve any person from his obligations under section 14-91. Any person violating the provisions of this section shall be deemed to be guilty of a Class C misdemeanor as defined and provided for in Chapter 16.

    (b) Same--Written report. The driver of a vehicle which is in any manner involved in an accident resulting in bodily injury to or death of any person or damage to property shall, within five (5) days after such accident, forward a written report of such accident to the police department. The provisions of this section shall not be applicable when the accident has been investigated at the scene by a police officer while such driver was present thereat. The provisions of this paragraph shall not relieve the driver of a vehicle involved in an accident from any duty imposed in paragraph (a) of this section.

(Code 1964, §§ 12.105, 12.110, 12.418)

     State law reference(s)--Similar provisions, RSMo. § 300.110.