If any person driving or operating or in charge of any motor vehicle, shall by negligence, cause or suffer or permit such vehicle to come into collision with any other vehicle whatever or with any animal, person, street sign, water plug or any other obstacle whatsoever, in or on any public street or place in the city, such person shall be deemed guilty of negligent collision.
(1995 Code, § 10.302) (Ord. 7, passed 2-16-1970) Penalty, see § 10.99