Form CR-91 "Request for Copy of Peace Officer's Crash Report" - Texas

What Is Form CR-91?

This is a legal form that was released by the Texas Department of Transportation - a government authority operating within Texas. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on March 1, 2018;
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Download Form CR-91 "Request for Copy of Peace Officer's Crash Report" - Texas

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REQUEST FOR COPY OF
Form CR-91
(Rev. 3/18)
PEACE OFFICER'S CRASH REPORT
Page 1 of 2
Texas Transportation Code, Sec. 550.065. Release of Certain Motor Vehicle Accident Reports.
Texas Transportation Code §550.065 (c) (4) allows for the release of a crash report on written request and upon payment of required
fee to any person directly concerned in the accident or having a proper interest therein, including:
(A) Any person involved in the accident
(B) The authorized representative of any person involved in the accident
(C) A driver involved in the accident
(D) An employer, parent or legal guardian of a driver involved in the accident
(E) The owner of a vehicle or property damaged in the accident
(F) A person who has established financial responsibility for a vehicle involved in the accident in a manner described by TTC
Section 601.501, including a policyholder of a motor vehicle liability insurance policy covering the vehicle
(G) An insurance company that issued an insurance policy covering a vehicle involved in the accident
(H) An insurance company that issued a policy covering any person involved in the accident
(I)
A person under contract to provide claims or underwriting information to a person described by Paragraph (F), (G), or (H);
(J)
A radio or television station that holds a license issued by the Federal Communications Commission
(K) A newspaper that is:
i. A free newspaper of general circulation or qualified under Section 2051.044, Government Code, to publish legal notices;
ii. Published at least once a week; and
iii. Available and of interest to the general public in connection with the dissemination of news
(L) Any person who may sue because of death resulting from the accident
OR
An agency of the United States, this state (Texas), or a local government of this state (Texas)
I do not meet any of the qualifications listed above, however, I certify that I am a person directly concerned in the accident or
have a proper interest therein. Please provide an explanation for how you meet this requirement.
Select the qualification above that entitles you to the requested crash report.
Multiple selections are allowed.
I,
<First Name> <Last Name>
, certify that I meet the requirements of Texas Transportation Code §550.065(c)(4)
to obtain a copy of the requested crash report based on the above selected qualification(s).
Providing false information on this governmental record is a violation of Texas Penal Code §37.10 and could result in
criminal penalties.
Organization Name (If checking G, H, I, J, or K above):
Email Address:
Phone Number:
If you did not indicate that you meet the qualifications of Texas Transportation Code §550.065 (c)(4) by either checking a
qualification listed above or providing sufficient justification for your qualification, then a redacted copy will be provided.
Transportation Code, Sec. 550.065(c-1) the department or the governmental entity that receives the information shall create
a redacted accident report that may be requested by any person.
REQUEST FOR COPY OF
Form CR-91
(Rev. 3/18)
PEACE OFFICER'S CRASH REPORT
Page 1 of 2
Texas Transportation Code, Sec. 550.065. Release of Certain Motor Vehicle Accident Reports.
Texas Transportation Code §550.065 (c) (4) allows for the release of a crash report on written request and upon payment of required
fee to any person directly concerned in the accident or having a proper interest therein, including:
(A) Any person involved in the accident
(B) The authorized representative of any person involved in the accident
(C) A driver involved in the accident
(D) An employer, parent or legal guardian of a driver involved in the accident
(E) The owner of a vehicle or property damaged in the accident
(F) A person who has established financial responsibility for a vehicle involved in the accident in a manner described by TTC
Section 601.501, including a policyholder of a motor vehicle liability insurance policy covering the vehicle
(G) An insurance company that issued an insurance policy covering a vehicle involved in the accident
(H) An insurance company that issued a policy covering any person involved in the accident
(I)
A person under contract to provide claims or underwriting information to a person described by Paragraph (F), (G), or (H);
(J)
A radio or television station that holds a license issued by the Federal Communications Commission
(K) A newspaper that is:
i. A free newspaper of general circulation or qualified under Section 2051.044, Government Code, to publish legal notices;
ii. Published at least once a week; and
iii. Available and of interest to the general public in connection with the dissemination of news
(L) Any person who may sue because of death resulting from the accident
OR
An agency of the United States, this state (Texas), or a local government of this state (Texas)
I do not meet any of the qualifications listed above, however, I certify that I am a person directly concerned in the accident or
have a proper interest therein. Please provide an explanation for how you meet this requirement.
Select the qualification above that entitles you to the requested crash report.
Multiple selections are allowed.
I,
<First Name> <Last Name>
, certify that I meet the requirements of Texas Transportation Code §550.065(c)(4)
to obtain a copy of the requested crash report based on the above selected qualification(s).
Providing false information on this governmental record is a violation of Texas Penal Code §37.10 and could result in
criminal penalties.
Organization Name (If checking G, H, I, J, or K above):
Email Address:
Phone Number:
If you did not indicate that you meet the qualifications of Texas Transportation Code §550.065 (c)(4) by either checking a
qualification listed above or providing sufficient justification for your qualification, then a redacted copy will be provided.
Transportation Code, Sec. 550.065(c-1) the department or the governmental entity that receives the information shall create
a redacted accident report that may be requested by any person.
Form CR-91 (Rev. 3/18)
Page 2 of 2
Mail To: Crash Data and Analysis, Texas Department of Transportation, P.O. Box 12879, Austin, Texas 78711
Make check or M.O. payable to: Texas Department of Transportation
Questions? Call: 844/274-7457
CHECK TYPE OF SERVICE DESIRED:
Copy of Peace Officer's Crash Report - $6.00 each
Certified Copy of Peace Officer's Crash Report - $8.00 each
Request for Affidavit (please include official request for affidavit paperwork) $8
DATE OF REQUEST
CLAIM OR POLICY NO.
Please provide as accurate and complete information as possible.
CRASH DATE
MONTH/DAY/YEAR
CRASH LOCATION
COUNTY
CITY
STREET OR HIGHWAY
WAS ANYONE
IF SO, NAME OF ONE DECEASED
KILLED IN THE CRASH?
INVESTIGATING AGENCY
(if known)
INVESTIGATOR NAME
(if known)
CRASH CASE ID
DRIVER'S
DRIVER INFORMATION
ADDRESS
(if available)
FULL NAME
DATE OF BIRTH
TEXAS DL NUMBER
(if available)
ADDRESS
PERSON INVOLVED IN CRASH FULL NAME
(if available)
(passenger, owner/lessee, pedestrian, pedalcyclist or property owner)
w Texas Statute allows the investigating officer 10 days in which to submit his/her report.
w Requests should not be submitted until at least 10 days after the crash date to allow time for receipt of the report.
w The Law also provides that if an officer's report is not on file when a request for a copy of such report is received, a
certification to that effect will be provided in lieu of the copy and the fee will be retained for the certification.
Mail to
Mailing address
City
State
Zip
E-mail
Requested by
Phone #
FOR TxDOT USE ONLY
Clerk
I.D. No.
Date Received
Report Sent
Date
Report not on file
Date Searched
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