Have you been in a crash? 

State statute requires every operator of a motor vehicle involved in a crash resulting in either injury, death, or damages over $1,000.00 to the property of any one person (including the operator) must complete and submit a confidential Driver’s Motor Vehicle Crash Report within 10 days following the crash.

 

Need to fill out a Driver's Motor Vehicle Crash Report?

Fill out and submit your Driver's Motor Vehicle Crash Report  within 10 day of  the crash.

 

Online Crash Report (Preferred Method)

Fill out and submit your Driver's Motor Vehicle Crash Report electronically within 10 day of crash via the Driver Crash Reporting website >

 

  • Complete your crash report entirely online
  • Does not require printing or mailing of any forms
  • Receive a copy of your completed crash report by entering an email address

 

Print and Mail Crash Report

Download the Driver's Motor Vehicle Crash Report. Print and fill out the report in its entirety. Make sure the copy you submit includes your signature.

 

Mail completed report within 10 days of accident to: 
Highway Safety, Nebraska Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 94669
Lincoln, NE 68509-4669

Want to buy a copy of an Investigator's Motor Vehicle Accident Report?

The cost is $13 + tax. You may obtain it in person, by mail, or online.

  • In Person: Highway Safety Office, 1500 Highway 2-Room 14, Lincoln, NE
  • By Mail: Call 402-479-4645 to find out the correct tax before requesting a report by mail.
  • Online: Buy accident reports on NDOT Storefront

Questions about buying a Crash Report? Call 402-479-4645

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

When do I have to file a crash report?

If someone is injured or killed, or someone has over $1000 in damage then all drivers involved are required to file a Driver’s Motor Vehicle Crash Report with our office within 10 days of the crash. Driver Crash Reporting website >

 

Who is required to file a Driver’s Motor Vehicle Crash Report?

All drivers involved in a crash in which someone is injured or killed, or someone has damage over $1000 are required to file a Driver’s Motor Vehicle Crash Report with our office, no matter who is at fault, within 10 days of the occurrence.

 

Where do I get a Driver’s Motor Vehicle Crash Report?

You can get a Driver’s Motor Vehicle Crash Report from: The easiest way to complete a Driver's Motor Vehicle Crash Report is by filling out the form online at the Driver Crash Reporting website. You can also get a paper form from the officer that investigated your accident, the police or sheriff’s department, your insurance agent, or by calling our office at (402) 479-4645.

 

How do I get a copy of the investigating officer’s report?

The officer’s report is public information. You may purchase a certified copy for $13.00 + TAX. To request a copy of an officer’s report send the following information:

  • Crash date
  • Crash location, including county
  • Driver’s Name
  • The request and $13.00 + tax (call 402-479-4645 to find correct tax amount) should be sent to:  Highway Safety, PO Box 94669, Lincoln, NE 68509

Use this document to assist you with reading the Investigator's Report. 

 

Can I get a copy of the other driver’s report?

No. All driver’s reports are confidential by law.

 

Can the Highway Safety Section suspend a person’s driver’s license because of a crash?

Only the Department of Motor Vehicles can suspend a person’s driver’s license.