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13 Deaths from Texting While Driving in Texas

On March 29, 2017, 13 people were killed in Texas when there minibus was struck by a pickup truck that crossed the center line while the driver was texting while driving.  A witness observed the 20 year old pickup driver swerve on and off the road for at least 15 minutes prior to the incident and called the authorities.  Unfortunately, the authorities were unable to stop the driver in ti...
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21 Year Old Man Found Guilty of Two Counts of Vehicular Homicide from Texting While Driving

On Monday, January 9, 2017, a judge in Iowa found a young 21 year man who was texting while driving in 2015 and ran through a stop sign as a result of being distracted, struck another vehicle causing an accident, and killing the two occupants of the other vehicle.  During the bench trial, screen shots of the young man's phone was shown and clearly indicated texting while driving causing the a...
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Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter After Causing an Accident from Texting While Driving

In October 2016, a 24 year old Pennsylvania man plead guilty to involuntary manslaughter to a car accident in July 2015 caused the death of 78 year old woman.  The cause of the accident the man admitted to was texting while driving where he crossed a double yellow line and hit the deceased women's car head.  This young man now faces jail time as a result of a text message that just could...
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Five Teens Injured in Texting While Driving Accident in Ohio

On September 10, 2016, a high school girl and her sister were seriously injured in an accident where the car when off the road and flipped over on its roof.  Texting while driving is suspected as the cause of the accident.  There were three other high school occupants who were injured but not as serious as the driver and her sister.   Ohio Teenager Suspected of Causing a Seriou...
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Young Driver in Miami Killed in an Accident as a Result of Texting While Driving

Today, a young man was killed as he was driving his Ford Explorer on US 1 in Miami and texting on his cell phone.  He veered off the road into two palm trees and ultimately into oncoming traffic.  He was found deceased with his cell phone in his hand.  Texting While Driving Accident in Miami, Florida, July 14, 2016 If you know or suspect an accident was caused by texting while drivi...
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