Sending text messages while travelling at excessive speed and driving with his knees. This gained a 21-year-old Newfoundland man three months in jail and a three year driving suspension. The sentence was delivered yesterday.
This must be one of the more bizarre texting while driving incidents. Two young women passengers suffered serious injuries as a result of this conduct, which exhibited extreme disregard for human safety.
What kind of message did this young man from Spaniard's Bay, Conception Bay, find so compelling to get out while speeding and driving with his knees? Who knows.
Now is a good time to remind our kids that texting while driving is not only against the law, it can ruin lives.