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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.
Pennsylvania accident report

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.