Category Archives: Distracted driving

Woman Gets Year in Jail, Probation in Fatal Distracted Driving Crash – NBC Southern California


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Woman Gets Year in Jail, Probation in Fatal Distracted Driving Crash
NBC Southern California
Jorene Nicolas, of San Diego, was sentenced to six years in prison on Friday, Sept. 4, 2015, for a distracted driving crash that left one person dead. A woman who was texting and chatting on her cellphone before she slammed her car into the back of an

Distracted-driving crash blamed for New Hampshire gas station fire – Press Herald


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Distracted-driving crash blamed for New Hampshire gas station fire
Press Herald
Distracted-driving crash blamed for New Hampshire gas station fire. A man driving along the Route 1 Bypass in Portsmouth struck 2 medians, a gas pump, a parked car and a stairway. Associated Press. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Comment.
Police: Distracted driving crashes causes gas station fire570 News

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Distracted driving is here to stay – Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)


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Distracted driving is here to stay
Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)
The Minnesota State Patrol published a video today in an effort to try to call attention to the problem with distracted driving, a problem which everyone already knows about but continues to do anyway. Efforts to crack down on distracted driving are

New Wash. distracted driving law makes it illegal to hold phone while driving – KARE


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New Wash. distracted driving law makes it illegal to hold phone while driving
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The National Transportation Safety Board has named distracted driving as one of the 10 most important safety issues to remedy, after finding personal electronics caused or contributed to 11 accidents that killed 50 people and injured 259 since 2003.

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Distracted driving led to Saturday fatal crash – The Herald-Times (subscription)


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Distracted driving led to Saturday fatal crash
The Herald-Times (subscription)
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office has released the accident report of a crash that left three Greenwood residents dead. Brian Hodges, 46, of New Albany was driving a passenger bus southbound on North Business Ind. 37 when he hit a 2003 Town and …

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Broken Arrow Graduate’s Death Inspires Distracted Driving Campaign – News On 6


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Broken Arrow Graduate’s Death Inspires Distracted Driving Campaign
News On 6
The City of Broken Arrow and Broken Arrow Public School District are coming together to install “Drop It & Drive” signs in school zones throughout the city. It’s a way of raising awareness of distracted driving. Gail Lambert created the signs in memory
Broken Arrow joins "Drop it and Drive" inspired by Owasso teacherKOKI FOX 23

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The Morning News: Distracted-Driving Law Is Now a Thing, Seattle Must Not Ban Distracted Walking – TheStranger.com


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The Morning News: Distracted-Driving Law Is Now a Thing, Seattle Must Not Ban Distracted Walking
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Washington’s Distracted-Driving Law Is Now In Full Effect: The best part about the law is that it bans checking texts or video on your smartphone while stuck forever in traffic. This is the kind of suffering that makes people abandon cars. What are you

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