Auto accidents can occur at any time; you could be backing out of a parking space at your local grocery store, stopped at a light or driving during rush hour. Regardless of the circumstances behind your auto accident, you should always call the police to file a police report.
There are many reasons you need to call the police following an accident including:
You may want to avoid calling the police if you’re in a rush to get to work or another obligation, but it’s important to stay put and wait for a full police report to be filed. This will help you immensely when it comes time to pay for repairs on your vehicle and any medical expenses involved.
If you or a loved one has been in an auto accident, call the police before leaving the scene, and contact our Prescott Valley car accident attorney at (928) 778-2660. The Jensen Phelan Law Firm, P.C. serves clients in Prescott Valley, Prescott, Sedona and surrounding areas of Northern Arizona.