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Penalties can include going to prison

A person can be imprisoned for failing to stop at the scene of an accident.

A person can be imprisoned for failing to stop at the scene of an accident. It’s an indictable offence if person is killed or suffers serious injury.

The penalty has increased for a person who fails to give a police officer information about the driver of a vehicle who has been involved in an accident. The maximum fine is 20 penalty units.

See Legal obligations of driver or rider

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