Despite crackdowns people still taking selfies behind the wheel
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - No matter how many distracted driving crackdowns police launch, people are still using their phones behind the wheel.
And not only that--many are taking selfies while driving!
You wouldn't believe it, but if you search hashtags like "driving selfie," and "I hope I don't crash," it's a scary sight to see.
72,000 posts from drivers engaging in this risky behavior.
Auto insurance center finds deaths from distracted driving are now rivaling opioids and other addictions.
Many experts are blaming social media, claiming they're responsible for the misuse of technology behind the wheel.