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If an accident results in death, personal injury, or property damage, the operator of the snowmobile must stop and give to the other party or to a police officer:

  • The name and address of the operator and…
  • The name and address of the snowmobile's owner and…
  • The registration number of the snowmobile.

If neither a police officer nor the person who was damaged is present, the operator must report the accident immediately to the nearest law enforcement agency.

An operator of a snowmobile also must send a written accident report to the DCNR within seven days if the accident resulted in:

  • Injury or death of a person or…
  • Estimated property damage of $100 or more.

Accident forms are available from the DCNR Bureau of Forestry, State Park Offices, and state police stations. They also can be printed from the DCNR website.

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