ODOT, state patrol team up to tackle distracted driving

Distracted Driving

This stretch of 17 miles from western Mahoning County to eastern Trumbull County was picked for special attention because of the number of accidents caused by distracted driving. Since the beginning of 2016, there have been three fatal crashes and 127 other crashes on this stretch of highway.

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Distracted Driving
Screen time

That was actually the title of the USA television feature, Screen Time, and …. Alarmingly, death and injuries from texting and driving, or being on the … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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Texting While Driving to Move to Primary Offense

The new law does not change the existing penalties associated with texting and driving. The first violation of the ban is a non-moving violation, … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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‘Don’t Stop Believin'”…and, yes, the road was closed

(NOTE TO YOUNG DRIVERS: Do not drive with your eyes closed. Even for the briefest of moments. It's dumb. Just like texting when you are driving. Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn