Tougher penalties for distracted driving?

iPhone, CNN photo

iPhone, CNN photo

iPhone, CNN photo

iPhone, CNN photo

The Virginia State Crime Commission is endorsing tougher penalties for texting while driving, according to a report from WTVR CBS 6 in Richmond, Virginia. 

The endorsement comes on the heels of proposed legislation by two Virginia lawmakers to make texting while driving a primary offense and as punishable as reckless driving.

Click here to read the complete story from WTVR CBS 6.

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