(625 ILCS 5/11-407)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-407)
Immediate notice of accident.
(a) The driver of a vehicle which is in any manner involved in an
accident described in Section 11-406 of this Chapter shall, if no police
officer is present, give notice of the accident by the fastest available
means of communication to the local police department if such accident
occurs within a municipality or otherwise to the nearest office of the
county sheriff or nearest headquarters of the Illinois State Police.
(b) Whenever the driver of a vehicle is physically incapable of giving
immediate notice of an accident as required in Subsection (a) and there was
another occupant in the vehicle at the time of the accident capable of
doing so, that occupant must give notice as required in Subsection (a).
(Source: P.A. 76-2163.)