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Alexander Heit’s final text cut off in mid-sentence. Before he could send it, police say the 22-year-old University of Northern Colorado student drifted into oncoming traffic, jerked thesteering wheel and went off the road, rolling his car.

Heit died shortly after the April 3 crash, but his parents and police are hoping the photo of the mundane text on his iPhone will serve as a stark reminder to drivers.

(full article)

In the last couple days I’ve seen a disturbing number of people texting while driving, some of them even on the freeway.  It’s thanks to people like this that I am terrified of driving.  I know I am a good driver, it’s the others on the road I don’t trust.

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    I hate everything about people who text and drive. I understand the compulsion, but I cannot even begin to understand...
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    It’s illegal to be on a non-hands-free phone where I live. But I see people do it all the time and it freaks me out,...
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    Texting and even talking on your phone, unless it’s on a hands-free set up on your dash is illegal in Oregon. I still...
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