Distracted Driving

Downed service: Orange County officials to enforce another crackdown on drivers using phones in …

A recent law made texting and driving a primary offense and also banned using a phone at all in those areas. Officials said even though the law has … Read More

Distracted Driving

How safe are Pasco’s roads? Not very

Rivera said there was no definitive answer to the fluctuation, except that the now-prohibited practice of texting–while–driving likely contributed to the … Read More

Distracted Driving

Downed service: Orange County officials to enforce another crackdown on drivers using phones in …

A recent law made texting and driving a primary offense and also banned using a phone at all in those areas. Officials said even though the law has … Read More

Distracted Driving

Hands free

Unlike the state's previous law, which prohibited texting while driving, this one outlaws the use of any handheld device while driving: no texting, … Read More

Distracted Driving

Gov. Ralph Northam (D) expected to support ban of handheld devices while driving

A ban on the use of handheld devices while driving may become a reality at JMU as Virginia lawmakers crack down on distracted driving. In Virginia … Read More

Distracted Driving

What’s Allowed Under The New Hands-Free Driving Law? We Drove Around With An Expert To …

Massachusetts drivers, take note: The state's new distracted driving law goes into effect Feb. 23. The new rules severely restrict using hand-held … Read More

Distracted Driving

Man hit by truck while crossing street dies days later

Investigators do not think alcohol, drugs or distracted driving were factors in the crash. The driver had a valid license and proof of insurance, police … Read More

Distracted Driving

Police news – Feb. 20

BELLEFONTE — Distracted driving is what lead to a three vehicle accident at the intersection of Benner Pike and Rishel Hill Road, Benner Township … Read More

Distracted Driving

Charges filed in fatal pedestrian accident

… Police have charged Tara Evans, 27, of Bruceton Mills, with involuntary manslaughter, negligent homicide, reckless driving and texting while driving. Read More

Distracted Driving

Poma: Banning Handheld Devices While Driving Is Common Sense

Texting while driving is technically illegal, yet everyone still witnesses others texting on the highways or even does it themselves. People use their … Read More