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Local high school encourages students not to text while driving
Texting and driving kills more teenagers each year than drinking and driving.
This week is National No Texting and Driving Week, and Hardin-Jefferson High School wants its students to know the consequences of texting while driving.
Today, students watched a graphic video re-enacting a real car accident that happened because the driver was texting.
Hundreds of students signed a pledge promising not to text and drive. One student said the video did have an impact on her.
Texting while driving causes 80 percent of teen driving accidents.