According to local news agencies, the month of April was the Distracted Driving Awareness Month in California.
Law enforcement agencies were focused on cracking down on distracted drivers across the state. In Newport Beach, officers reported giving over 500 citations to distracted drivers in April.
The idea behind the campaign was to educate the public and ensure drivers are aware that distracted driving is not only against the law in California but also deadly. Drivers are being educated on the risks of being distracted with the help of campaigns like this.
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