Nev. Rev. Stat. § 484E.010

Current through 32nd (2020) Special Session Chapter 8
Section 484E.010 - Duty to stop at scene of crash involving death or personal injury; penalty
1. The driver of any vehicle involved in a crash on a highway or on premises to which the public has access resulting in bodily injury to or the death of a person shall immediately stop his or her vehicle at the scene of the crash or as close thereto as possible, and shall forthwith return to and in every event shall remain at the scene of the crash until the driver has fulfilled the requirements of NRS 484E.030.
2. Every such stop must be made without obstructing traffic more than is necessary.
3. A person failing to comply with the provisions of subsection 1 is guilty of a category B felony and shall be punished by imprisonment in the state prison for a minimum term of not less than 2 years and a maximum term of not more than 20 years and by a fine of not less than $2,000 nor more than $5,000. A person failing to comply with the provisions of subsection 1 commits a separate offense under this section for the bodily injury to or the death of each person that results from a crash with regard to which the person failed to comply with the provisions of subsection 1.
4. A sentence imposed pursuant to subsection 3 may not be suspended nor may probation be granted.

NRS 484E.010

(Added to NRS by 1969, 1482 [Ch. 675]; A 1979, 1484 [Ch. 655]; 1983, 1066 [Ch. 426]; 1993, 2135 [Ch. 514]; 1995, 1297[Ch. 443]; 2015, 1365 [Ch. 272], 1641 [Ch. 317] ) - (Substituted in revision for NRS 484.219 )
Amended by 2015, Ch. 317,§30, eff. 1/1/2016.
Amended by 2015, Ch. 272,§2, eff. 10/1/2015.
(Added to NRS by 1969, 1482; A 1979, 1484; 1983, 1066; 1993, 2135; 1995, 1297)-(Substituted in revision for NRS 484.219 )