Distracted Driving

Court reports for Dec. 8, 2019

Julianne Barnes, 34, of Sterling, pleaded guilty to an amended charge of texting while driving, causing injury, committed Apr. 13. Imposition of … Read More

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State legislators vote for cellphone-driving crackdown

Jessyn Farrell, D-Seattle, the chief sponsor in the House. … Texting while driving is already illegal in Washington state, but the law doesn't address … Read More

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Tennessee bill would outlaw using phone while driving

Tennessee bill would outlaw using phone while driving …. Tracy also sponsored legislation a couple of years ago that outlawed texting while driving. Read More

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Taylor Marion injured in three-vehicle crash in Pittsfield

Several variables can be involved in an accident, including impairment, distracted driving, texting and driving, road conditions, visibility, signage and … Read More

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Distracted-driving invoice goals ‘to cease the carnage on our roads in the present day’

Inattentive driving citations issued by the State Patrol, which include cellphone use and texting, nearly doubled from 2014 to 2016. Experts say the … Read More

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Thundering Sacramento downpours deliver a half-inch of rain in 30 minutes

The wet weather of winter 2016-17 continued into the spring as the Sacramento area absorbed plenty of rain overnight and big downpours of … Read More

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What this week’s storms mean for California’s flood control system

While a nearly record-breaking rainy season has battered and , the storms that began to hit … Powerful message about texting while driving. 0:40 … Read More

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Distracted-driving invoice goals ‘to cease the carnage on our roads in the present day’

Mark Dayton has not commented on it, but he previously supported increasing fines for texting while driving. It's unclear where House Speaker Kurt … Read More

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Rachel Watson sadly dies in accident after being hit by car

These catastrophic crashes are usually the result of negligent driving, distracted driving or drivers failing to yield to pedestrians. Approximately 6,227 … Read More

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Montgomery Co. residents call for safer roads after 2 students hit, 1 killed

"I am scared all the time, no matter if I'm driving, biking, or walking, that … He says risk factors in crashes include: speed, distracted driving, alcohol use … Read More