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TXDOT to present virtual reality simulator at MSU

For National Distracted Driving Month, TXDOT is bringing their "Heads Up, Texas" campaign to Wichita Falls. (Source: TXDOT.gov) For National Distracted Driving Month, TXDOT is bringing their "Heads Up, Texas" campaign to Wichita Falls. (Source: TXDOT.gov)
WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) -

For National Distracted Driving Month, TXDOT is bringing their "Heads Up, Texas" campaign to Wichita Falls.

In partnership with the AT&T "It Can Wait" campaign, they will be presenting a virtual reality simulator of distracted driving at Midwestern State University.

TXDOT aims to change distracted driving behaviors that resulted in over 100,000 crashes and over 400 deaths in the state last year.

The event will take place Friday, April 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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