Top distractions for teens behind the wheel

Researchers with AAA are studying the top distractions teens face behind the wheel. Over the last five years more than 5,000 people have been killed in crashes that involve teen drivers. 
 
As part of the study researchers looked at 2,000 in car crash videos and focused on the last six seconds before impact to see exactly what teens were doing. The top distraction actually turned out to come from another passenger. The next distraction involved what you might expect and that's a cell phone. 
 
AAA suggests parents talk to their teens often and early about the dangers of distracted driving. 
 
 
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