i had an accident, ONLY my vehicle. i moved over to right , A narrow rural road and the only thing i struck was a ditch.HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO REPORT

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i had an accident, ONLY my vehicle. i moved over to right , A narrow rural road and the only thing i struck was a ditch.HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO REPORT

Asked on June 1, 2009 under Accident Law, Ohio

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B. B., Member, New Jersey Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 12 years ago | Contributor

I'm not an Ohio lawyer, but my research suggests that you have six months to file the report with BMV.  However, you should report this to your insurance company immediately, if you have collision and comprehensive coverage and want to make a claim.


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