(westernkansasnews.com) Count to five. It seems so easy. When your driving in a car it can make a significant difference in texting and driving. KDOT spokesman Kirk Hutchinson illustrates the importance of putting the phone away while behind the wheel.
That is just the average. Sometimes people look away longer. Distractions are responsible for more than half of teen accidents and Garden City Police report a higher number of distracted driving accidents recently.