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Distracted Driving

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United Regional Hospital launched a distracted driving course.

They plan to take it on the road to share with schools and communities across Texoma. 

The Trauma Services's and North Texas Regional Advisory Council are on a mission to reduce serious injuries and deaths on our roadways.  People will be asked to navigate a golf cart through a designated obstacle course all while texting.  By doing so, they can experience first hand the dangers of texting while driving.

Each day in the U.S. nine people are killed from crashes involving a distracted driver.