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The California DMV Driver Handbook
If you see vehicle warning hazard lights
ahead, slow down. There may be an accident or other
road emergency ahead. Stop and give assistance, or pass
Radio or news reports of accidents
or roadwork often refer to numbered traffic lanes. The
left or "fast" lane is called the "Number
1 Lane." The lanes to the right of the #1 lane
are called the #2 lane, then the #3 lane, etc.
Avoid driving near accidents. Take
another road, if you can. Those injured will be helped
faster if other vehicles aren't blocking the road. If
you must drive near an accident, don't slow down or
stop just to look. You may cause another crash. Drive
by carefully, watching for people in the road.
Never drive to the scene of an accident,
fire, or other disaster to look. You may block the way
for police, fire fighters, and ambulances, and you may
be arrested for doing this.
It is against the law to follow closely
behind any fire engine, police car, ambulance, or other
emergency vehicle with a siren or flashing lights.
Obey any order from a police officer or fire fighter.
Their orders should be obeyed even if you must ignore
normal traffic laws or signs.
You Are Involved In An Accident
- You must stop if you are involved in an accident.
Someone could be injured and need your help. If you
don't stop, you may be convicted of "hit and
run" and could be severely punished.
- If anyone is hurt, call the police or CHP. Dial
9-1-1. In cities or towns, report to the local police
or dial 9-1-1.
- If you are involved in a minor traffic collision
(no one is injured or killed), move your vehicle out
of the traffic lane.
- Show your driver license, registration card, evidence
of financial responsibility, and current address to
the other driver or persons involved, or to any peace
- The driver or his or her insurance agent, broker,
or legal representative must make a written accident
- The police or CHP within 24 hours of the accident
if someone is killed or injured.
- If you hit a parked vehicle or other property, leave
a note with your name and address in the car or securely
attached to it. Report the accident to the city police
or, in unincorporated areas, to the CHP.
- If you have parked a vehicle and it rolls away,
hitting another vehicle, find the owner and report
to authorities as mentioned above.
- If you kill or injure an animal, call the nearest
humane society or call the police or CHP. Do not try
to move an injured animal. Never leave an injured
animal to die.
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