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Arvada is on Accident Alert

When accident alert is in effect, drivers involved in a traffic crash should exchange the following information:

• Name, address and phone number.
• Driver’s license information (including license number and date of birth).
• License plate number.
• Make and model of your car.
• Insurance information.
• And be sure to make note of the time and location of the accident.

Each driver is then required to make an online accident report with Colorado State Patrol at https://crash.state.co.us within 24 hours.
 
There are some instances where police will respond to an accident, even if accident alert is in effect.

• Crashes with injuries.
• Crashes where drugs or alcohol are suspected.
• Hit and run crashes where follow-up leads are available.
• Crashes where disabled cars are blocking traffic.
• And crashes involving city or other governmental vehicles.

This information was brought to you by the department of Public Safety.