It’s dangerous and in many cases deadly. But Florida has no law against texting and driving. Today the legislature took a first step toward changing that, as one of many bills forbidding texting and driving went before a House Sub-Committee. CBS4′s Vanessa Borge talks to one of the local politicians trying to change the law… and then headed to the Homestead Speedway to put distracted driving to the test.
We’ve all heard of distracted driving, but did you know distracted walking can be just as harmful?
In 1991, it was heralded as the “highway to serve the next century.” But I-595 has failed to live up to it’s opening billing. The construction cranes and mounds of dirt are back, as an explosion of growth in West Broward has forced an expansion of the major East-West Broward County Interstate after a mere 20-years.