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Eyes on the road, please
How distracted driving can be deadly — and more in our collection of surprising facts and figures
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Percentage of fatal accidents that resulted from "distracted driving," according to new research

12
Percentage of "distracted driving" crashes that were caused by mobile phone use

62
Percentage of "distracted driving" accidents caused by people being "lost in thought"

Source: NBC 

Samantha Rollins is TheWeek.com's news editor. She has previously worked for The New York Times and TIME and is a graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.

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