32-34-4 Duty to stop after accident with unattended vehicle or property--Leaving information--Repo...
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Duty to stop after accident with unattended vehicle or property--Leaving
information--Report to police--Violation as misdemeanor.
The driver of any vehicle which collides
with or is involved in an accident with any vehicle or other property which is unattended resulting
in any damage to such other vehicle or property shall immediately stop and shall then and there
either locate and notify the operator or owner of such vehicle or other property of his name, address
and the name and address of the owner and the license number of the vehicle he is driving or shall
attach securely in a conspicuous place in or on such vehicle or other property a written notice giving
his name, address, and the name and address of the owner and the license number of the vehicle he
is driving and shall without unnecessary delay notify the nearest office of a duly authorized police
authority. Every such stop shall be made without obstructing traffic more than is necessary. A
violation of this section is a Class 2 misdemeanor.
Source: SL 1953, ch 232, § 2; SDC Supp 1960, § 44.0330-1; SL 1970, ch 175, § 37; SL 1989, ch
255, § 226.
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