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V23. Hit and Run


Definition:

Refers to cases where the vehicle or the driver of the vehicle in transport is a contact vehicle in the crash and departs the scene without stopping to render aid or report the crash.
Element Attributes:

No, Did Not Leave Scene
Yes, Driver or Car and Driver Left Scene


Rationale:

Important for uniformity, quality control and identification purposes in reported motor vehicle crash statistics.