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People stupidly still texting and driving

Dear Sir,

Regarding the column on undertaking, DUI, crashes/road safety by Jeremy Deacon, how many of these accidents were caused by somebody cellphone driving, or worse text-driving?

That number ought to be high and in the same category as the DUI crashes.

Here's the flip side: despite the fact text-driving/text-riding often leads to many fatal crashes (and such deaths at times include a small child as well) there's people who still stupidly do that on the Island today.

There may never be an end to such madness.

ANONYMOUS

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Published September 08, 2015 at 9:00 am (Updated September 08, 2015 at 12:47 am)

People stupidly still texting and driving

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