Distracted Driving

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Police Tell Students: Not ‘Fast & Furious,’ But ‘Slow & Serious’

Police brought a message of safe driving to the students of Cherokee Trail High School in Aurora on Tuesday.

04/21/2015

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Police Say Victim Of I-70 Crash Has Died, Other Driver Was Reaching For Cheetos

Police say a pickup driver who was involved in an accident on westbound I-70 at Airport Boulevard last month has died from his injuries, and police say it’s a result of distracted driving.

04/12/2015

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CDOT Wants Drivers To ‘Drop The Distraction’ For Distracted Driving Awareness Month

The Colorado Department of Transportation has teamed up with the Colorado State Patrol to step up an effort to end distracted driving.

04/02/2015

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Serious Crash Sends Driver To Hospital

Police in Aurora investigated a crash that left one driver seriously injured and a major intersection closed on Friday morning.

03/27/2015

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CDOT Tries To Combat Distracted Driving

The Colorado State Patrol is launching a new campaign to combat distracted driving.

03/20/2015

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Bill Would Allow Coloradans To Use 1 Earphone Behind The Wheel

Cellphone makers have come up with lots of devices that make it easier to drive with both hands on the wheel while using their technology, but in Colorado one common setup for going hands-free is illegal.

03/05/2015

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Distracted Drivers Targeted In Red Nails, ‘Heads Up’ Campaign

More drivers in Colorado are sporting thumbnails painted red to keep them from being distracted while behind the wheel.

06/04/2014

Kelli & Jessica were killed when they were struck by an Illinois State Patrol officer (credit: CBS)

Mom Of 2 Killed In Crash Begins Distracted Driving Awareness To Emergency Responders

A mother who lost two daughters in a crash with a police cruiser is bringing her crusade of safety about the dangers of distracted driving to Denver metro area agencies.

04/17/2014

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Lawmakers Consider Limiting Cellphones In Cars

Colorado drivers would have to use a hands-free device to use their cellphones under a bill being considered by state lawmakers.

03/12/2014

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Woman Who Lost Daughter Continues Fight To Restrict Cellphones In Cars

Currently in Colorado drivers can be ticketed for texting and driving. Now some lawmakers want to make it easier to punish drivers talking on their cellphones – mainly drivers who don’t use hands-free devices.

03/07/2014

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