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A major driving 'don't'

Driver education has changed throughout the years, and instructors have adapted, especially when it comes to distracted driving.

August 18, 2012
By Jenny Kirk , Marshall Independent

The growing trend of texting while driving has become a national epidemic, causing roughly 1.6 million accidents per year, according to the National Safety Council. In fact, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) statistics reveal that a person is 23 times more likely to be involved in a crash when texting while behind the wheel.



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