Car accident vocabulary in French

Learn how to talk about car accidents in French with this useful vocabulary list.

French vocabulary

renverser [quelqu'un] to knock [someone] over
abîmer to damage
détruire to destroy
éviter to avoid
entrer en collision avec to collide with
déraper to skid
faire un tonneau to roll over (car)
rayer to scratch
une fuite a leak
être en panne to have broken down
tomber en panne to break down