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Fatal attraction: texting while driving

Person texting and driving

Rebecca Saenz

November 1, 2018

“Lol hey can’t text u rn—” WHAM! Not only does the collision whip the phone from your palm, it also totals your car and kills the driver in the oncoming vehicle. As your trial pends, you learn that the victim was on her way to pick up her two children at an elementary school. In court, the in...

Driving while in’text ’icated

September 15, 2015

Fabian DeSoto , The Paisano Texting while driving is a national epidemic that is quickly becoming one of the country’s top killers. Drivers assume they can handle texting while driving and remain safe, but the numbers say otherwise. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Nat...