- Phone number
- License plate number
- Make, model, and issue date of the other car
company and policy number
Take photographs of your car, focusing on the areas that have been affected by the crash. If witnesses are still around, ask them for their contact information to follow up afterward if you need to provide more details on the collision at a later date.
Call your insurance company so they can start processing your claim immediately. They should be able explain the process.
If you were injured in the crash and required medical care, or if your car needed repairs at the auto shop, be sure to keep all of those receipts and diagnoses.