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The Tragic Lure of a Text Ding

Posted on August 2, 2016   |   421 views

When Laura Mauer needed to text a client, she pulled off the road near Brooklyn, Iowa, to do so. When the client sent a text response a few moments later, after Mauer had resumed driving, she initially ignored the audible alerts -- but ultimately opted to take a peek at the message. It's a decision she'll always regret. Video courtesy of CNN.

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