ODOT, state patrol team up to tackle distracted driving

Distracted Driving

Lt. Jared Sutton, head of the Canfield Post of the patrol, said at a news conference at the Park and Ride facility at Interstate 80 and state Route 46 that texting while driving is a state offense. For now it is a “secondary offense,” which means a person can only receive a citation for that offense if they are …

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