How long do I have to report a car accident?
Greg Stokes: First off, you want to report it immediately to the police. The second thing, you definitely want to report it to your own insurance company. You do not want to wait more than 30 days, because after 30 days, particularly if you are trying to apply for an uninsured or underinsured motorist benefits, they can refuse to pay the claim because of late notice. Call the police immediately and then the insurance companies