When you are involved in an Illinois auto accident, the responding police officer often will give you an orange Illinois motorist report form.
It is important to note that the Illinois motorist report form is different than the Illinois “Police Report or Illinois Traffic Crash Report. Your orange Illinois motorist report form will have some information about your Illinois car accident however your Illinois Police Report will go into greater detail after the crash investigation is completed by the local police department.
An Illinois Police Report can be obtained from the police department near where the accident took place for a fee. You can also request a FREE copy of your Illinois police report here.