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Gaston County Sheriff's Office
Online Accident Report Database

Accident reports may take up to 10 business days after the accident occurs to become available.

To locate an accident report enter: Date of accident and Last Name.

If the report you are looking for is not found and 10 business days have passed since the accident occurred please call Records at 704-869-6804. Reports are also available at the Gaston County Sheriff's Office for a fee of $1.00 per copy.

A reportable motor vehicle traffic crash must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  1. The crash resulted in a fatality, or
  2. The crash resulted in a non-fatal personal injury, or
  3. The crash resulted in total property damage amounting to $1,000.00 or more, or
  4. The crash resulted in property damage of any amount to a vehicle seized.

After the investigation of the crash is completed, North Carolina General Statute 20-166.1 requires that the investigating agency submit the report to the State of North Carolina within 10 days.

If on your report the 'Non Reportable' checkbox is checked please be assured that the report is complete even though all fields do not contain data.

Click the "Accident Search" button to begin your search.

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