Distracted driving has been a problem for years. Now, it's even worse with the addition of texting. When you use your cellphone to write messages to your friends, your eyes naturally are looking at the keys..and your brain is figuring out what to write.
Do that while you're driving and your chances of getting in a wreck greatly increase. KLYQ and the other Townsquare Media radio stations in Western Montana will be focusing on the dangers of texting and driving in the coming weeks and months. We will be distributing thumb bands that say "TXTING KILLS" to folks who'll sign a pledge that they will NOT text and drive. And they come in designer colors.
We're serious about this campaign because we all share those roads. Here's a graphic video to emphasize our point.