Lovingston VFD Driving Home Dangers of Texting and Driving

Courtesy of Lovingston Volunteer Fire Department Facebook Page

Lovingston, VA - All week, the Lovingston Volunteer Fire Department will be reminding young drivers about the dangers of texting and driving.

It's launched a texting and driving awareness campaign using social media.

The department will post pictures on its Facebook page of crashes caused by texting and driving, along with statistics.

The most startling -- every day, eleven teens die in texting-related crashes.

Volunteers also hope to meet with students at Nelson County High School sometime in the future, to explain the dangers first-hand.

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