Free Witness Statement for Car Accident Templates

If you witnessed a car accident and need to provide a witness statement, our three unique and detailed templates can help. Each template covers important details like the description of the accident, vehicles and drivers involved, weather and road conditions, and any other witnesses. Choose the template that best fits your situation to ensure your statement is accurate and complete.

Template 1: Witness Statement for Car Accident – Basic





[Your full name], of [your address], declare that I am an eyewitness to a car accident that occurred on [date and time] at [location]. Here are the details of what I saw:

  1. Description of the accident: [Explain how the accident occurred, including the position of the vehicles, the speed at which they were traveling, and the direction they were traveling in. If you heard any sounds or saw any smoke, mention them here.]

  2. Description of the vehicles: [Describe the vehicles involved in the accident, including the make and model, color, license plate numbers, and any distinguishing features that you noticed.]

  3. Description of the drivers: [Describe the drivers involved in the accident, including their age, gender, clothing, and anything else you noticed about them.]

  4. Description of the weather and road conditions: [Describe the weather conditions at the time of the accident, including visibility and any rain, snow, or ice. Describe the road conditions, including any potholes, bumps, or debris on the road.]

  5. Description of any witnesses: [If there were any other witnesses to the accident, describe what you saw them do or say.]

I declare that the above information is true to the best of my knowledge and belief.

Signed: [Your signature]

Date: [Date]

Template 2: Witness Statement for Car Accident – Detailed

[Your full name], of [your address], declare that I am an eyewitness to a car accident that occurred on [date and time] at [location]. Here are the details of what I saw:

  1. Description of the accident: [Explain how the accident occurred in detail, including the position of the vehicles, the speed at which they were traveling, and the direction they were traveling in. Describe any maneuvers, such as turns or lane changes, that the drivers made. If you heard any sounds or saw any smoke, mention them here. If there were any injuries or damage to property, describe them.]

  2. Description of the vehicles: [Describe the vehicles involved in the accident in detail, including the make and model, color, license plate numbers, and any distinguishing features that you noticed. Mention any damage that you saw on the vehicles.]

  3. Description of the drivers: [Describe the drivers involved in the accident in detail, including their age, gender, clothing, and anything else you noticed about them. Mention any conversations you heard them having or any behaviors you noticed, such as distracted driving.]

  4. Description of the weather and road conditions: [Describe the weather conditions at the time of the accident in detail, including visibility and any rain, snow, or ice. Describe the road conditions in detail, including any potholes, bumps, or debris on the road. Mention any traffic signs or signals that were present.]

  5. Description of any witnesses: [If there were any other witnesses to the accident, describe what you saw them do or say. Provide their names and contact information, if possible.]

  6. Additional details: [Include any additional details that you think are relevant, such as whether the police were called to the scene or any actions taken by the drivers or witnesses after the accident.]

I declare that the above information is true to the best of my knowledge and belief.

Signed: [Your signature]

Date: [Date]

Template 3: Witness Statement for Car Accident – Hit and Run

[Your full name], of [your address], declare that I am an eyewitness to a hit and run car accident that occurred on [date and time] at [location]. Here are the details of what I saw:

  1. Description of the accident: [Explain how the accident occurred in detail, including the position of the vehicles, the speed at which they were traveling, and the direction they were traveling in. Describe any maneuvers, such as turns or lane changes, that the drivers made. If you heard any sounds or saw any smoke, mention them here. If there were any injuries or damage to property, describe them. Mention the direction in which the hit and run vehicle fled, if you saw it.]
  1. Description of the victim’s vehicle: [Describe the victim’s vehicle involved in the accident in detail, including the make and model, color, license plate numbers, and any distinguishing features that you noticed. Mention any damage that you saw on the vehicle.]

  2. Description of the hit and run vehicle: [Describe the hit and run vehicle in detail, including the make and model, color, license plate numbers, and any distinguishing features that you noticed. Mention any damage that you saw on the vehicle. If you did not see the vehicle, describe any information you have, such as its direction of travel or the color of its brake lights.]

  3. Description of the driver: [Describe the driver of the victim’s vehicle in detail, including their age, gender, clothing, and anything else you noticed about them. Mention any conversations you heard them having or any behaviors you noticed, such as distracted driving.]

  4. Description of the weather and road conditions: [Describe the weather conditions at the time of the accident in detail, including visibility and any rain, snow, or ice. Describe the road conditions in detail, including any potholes, bumps, or debris on the road. Mention any traffic signs or signals that were present.]

  5. Description of any witnesses: [If there were any other witnesses to the accident, describe what you saw them do or say. Provide their names and contact information, if possible.]

  6. Additional details: [Include any additional details that you think are relevant, such as whether the police were called to the scene or any actions taken by the drivers or witnesses after the accident.]

I declare that the above information is true to the best of my knowledge and belief.

Signed: [Your signature]

Date: [Date