Knowing exactly what happened before, during, and after a crash is vital when you or a loved one is involved in a wreck; whether it’s from a car, truck, tractor-trailer rig, or golf cart or other motorized carts. Auger & Auger may be able to help you obtain your Columbia accident report. Call our office at (803) 470-5298 if you would like assistance in obtaining this report.
The Records Division of Columbia Police Department will help locate your accident report and for a nominal fee, you may request a copy be produced to you. Their headquarters is located at 1 Justice Square, Columbia, SC 29201. Hours are from 9:00AM – 5:00PM Monday through Friday.
You may also mail in a request to Columbia Police Department by enclosing a request for your accident report and a personal check for $5.00 by writing to the following address:
Columbia Police Department
Attn: Records Division
P.O. Box 1059
Columbia, SC 29202
Alternatively, you may mail in a Request for Officer’s Report (Form FR-50) to the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles (SCDMV). Be sure to include the date of the request, your name/mailing address, date of the accident, county of the accident, name of the driver(s) involved and driver’s license number. You must mail two copies of this form, and a check or money order for $6.00, to the address below:
P.O. Box 1498
Blythewood, SC 29016-0040
Should you encounter any issues, please call Columbia Police Department at (803) 545-3500. A desk officer will guide you further upon calling. Any relevant information you have pertaining to your accident will be helpful to the records officer; information including your name, date of the accident, the report number (this is often given to you at the scene of the accident by the responding officer), and/or location of the accident.
With over 25 years of legal experience, Auger & Auger can assist you with interpreting your Columbia crash report. We can help you determine what the officers’ findings relating to the accident; even who they think is at fault for the crash. Give our office a call today at (803) 470-5298 or contact us online for a no-obligation consultation regarding your accident. We obtain the car accident reports for our clients as part of our service.