UTAH (ABC4) – April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and Utah Highway Patrol is reminding drivers not to text while driving.
Troopers said in a tweet that too many drivers have a habit of texting while driving.
Distracted driving is a huge problem nation wide and troopers say that “needs to stop.”
According to troopers If you are texting and driving you are 6 times more likely to cause an accident than a drunk driver.
Officials say get to your destination and pull over completely before sending or replying to a text.