By: P. Christopher Guedri
You are driving along when you suddenly find yourself involved in a car or truck accident. What do you do? Remain calm, and follow these steps:Stop! Any driver of a motor vehicle (car, truck, tractor trailer, or motor cycle) involved in an accident must stop immediately if (1) a person is injured or killed or (2) if an attended vehicle or other attended property is damaged.
But where should you stop? If you are physically able and your car is operable, stop as close to the scene of the accident as possible without obstructing traffic. If they are working, activate your emergency lights.Call the police! You should call either the State police or the local law-enforcement agency to report… Read more