Kim Schlau http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Texting Can Wait - Collinsville Woman, St. Louis Co. Police Working Together To Save Lives http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/texting-can-wait-collinsville-woman-st-louis-co-police-working-together-save-lives <p>It’s not unusual to see people driving who are talking on the phone, texting, eating or putting on makeup.</p><p>Multiple studies show that such activity is as distracting as consuming alcohol and impedes a driver’s ability to drive safely.&nbsp; In 2010, 3,331 people were killed in distracted driving accidents.</p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 22:07:46 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 27364 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Texting Can Wait - Collinsville Woman, St. Louis Co. Police Working Together To Save Lives