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Old 04-19-2009, 05:44 AM
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I, just as many others have gotten this in an email and this is really scary....realize 1 second of texting can change many lifes....

I'm not Lisa but I googled it so I wouldn't have to copy my email from a while ago....

Driving while “inTEXTicated” | My Thoughts, Ideas, and Ramblings

An 18-year-old girl plowed directly into the rear of another vehicle. She was going 70 mph. She apparently never even saw them. You see, she had been texting at the time. You can see that she hit them dead-center with no attempt to slow or evade the collision.

click on the link and see the pictures...horrible and please forward it!
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Old 04-19-2009, 05:58 AM
Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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taken from the very link posted:

"it just happened and it has not been proven in a court of law that the girl was driving while texting"

horrible accident.. I'm certainly glad the child is doing well..

IMO, there are many many many things that take one's attention from the road while driving.. texting being just one of them.
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