Collision Reporting Centres

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Record #: HMT1686 Last Modified: 05 Apr 2014 Last Full Update: 09 Jan 2013
Record Details
Areas ServedYork Region
Address & Map
Hillcrest Mall
9350 Yonge St
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 5G2
 
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Major IntersectionYonge/16th Avenue
Office Phone1-866-876-5423 - ask for call taker
Fax905-780-7514
Websitewww.yrp.ca
DescriptionThe above Richmond Hill phone number is the Police Department for reporting accidents  
 
Actions to be taken by all drivers before attending a Collision Reporting Centre: 
-If it is safe to do so, remove vehicles from roadway; 
-Exchange information with the other involved parties (names, drivers licence #, addresses, phone numbers, insurance and vehicle particulars);  
-If any, obtain names and phone numbers of independent witnesses; 
-Attend with your vehicle at the CRC in the area which your accident happened * you must call police when accident happens - Toronto: 416-808-2222; York Region: 905-830-0303; 
-BRING YOUR DOCUMENTATION with you to the CRC (Driver's licence, ownership and insurance etc) 
 
Does the CRC take "FAIL TO REMAIN" Collision Reports? 
Yes- The CRC will take reports of fail to remain collisions involving damage to property but not personal injury * a police unit will be dispatched if the suspect vehicle is still in the area of the collision 
 
When should a driver attend a CRC? 
Any driver involved in a reportable property damage collision is to report the collision at a CRC 
 
Police will investigate a collision on scene when: 
-Collision involves injury or death; 
-Criminal activity involved in collisions (e.g. impaired driving, stolen vehicle, assault etc) 
-Collisions involving Federal, Provincial or Municipal vehicles (including TTC); 
-Collisions involving vehicles transporting dangerous goods; 
-Collisions involving a person who is uninsured or is a suspended driver; 
-Collisions involving damage to private, municipal or highway property; 
-Collision involving bicycles or pedestrians 
 
WITHOUT EXCEPTION, TOWED VEHICLES MUST GO DIRECTLY TO THE CRC FROM THE COLLISION LOCATION 
 
The highway traffic Act requires that all collisions where persons are injured, or damage valued at more than $1000.00 to vehicles or property, or damage to any highway property, be reported to police
DatesYear round
HoursMonday-Friday 7 am-9 pm 
Saturday 8 am-3 pm 
Closed Sundays and Holidays
AccessibilityFully Accessible
LanguagesEnglish
FeesService
FundingRegional / Municipal
SubjectsCommunity policing