The Accident is the story of the successful care salesman Jonas. Over night he gets his life turned up side town.
It all starts with a run away car that kills a boy and because Jonas is linked to a similar car he becomes the prime suspect. He tries to prove his innocence but in doing so he only increases the suspicion. He loses his job and his live starts to go down hill. Alone Jonas finds himself outside his familiar references but in the fall he meets people that leads him to see life in a broader perspective.