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Distracted Driving

More restrictions on using a phone while driving included in NC House bill

The legislation incorporates the prohibition of texting by all drivers that … Current North Carolina law bans cell phone use by drivers under age 18 and … Read More

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Distracted Driving

Agricultural Safety Awareness Week set March 3-9

… safety concerns through courses such as Farm/Tractor Safety, ATV Safety, Distracted Driving Prevention, and Drinking and Driving Prevention.”. Read More

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Distracted Driving

Are Interstate 80 accidents on the rise?

Police say distracted driving was the likely cause. Last week two Hickory High School students were killed a few miles down the road just outside of … Read More

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Distracted Driving

You’ll have to put down the phone while driving if latest try at tightening restrictions succeeds

There have been several efforts in recent years by the N.C. Highway Patrol to use unmarked vehicles to identify motorists who are texting while driving … Read More

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Driving School

Massive Potholes On Route 22 Damaging Vehicles

At least three drivers said they hit the same pothole on Route 22 east on Wednesday … “I hit the pothole,” said driver Ed Przybyla, of Penn Township. Read More

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Driving School

Enrollment to open March 4 for summer Driver’s Ed course

It is important for young people to learn how to drive and drive safely and soon, students at Liberal High School will have the chance to enroll in a … Read More

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Driving School

School bus driver ‘took heroin then got behind the wheel’

A school bus carrying special needs children crashed when the driver overdosed on heroin while behind the wheel, it was claimed. Lisa Byrd, 57 … Read More

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Driving School

Narcan used to revive driver who crashed school bus full of kids

A New Jersey school bus driver allegedly overdosed and slammed into a tree while driving a group of young students — and had to be revived with … Read More

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Driving School

Crash Claims Life Of Iredell Mother Driving Daughter To School

… An Iredell mother is dead and and her daughter is in critical condition following a head-on crash near North Iredell Middle School Thursday morning. Read More

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Legislation

Talking on the phone while driving? That may soon be illegal in NC.

Some state lawmakers think you should get off your dang phone while driving, and they're pushing legislation to make it happen. Under a bill … Read More

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