What's Your Crash Cocktail
Talking on the phone
The Colorado State Patrol asks you to avoid distractions while driving, stay focused and attentive to driving to avoid crashes and keep our roadways safe.
• In 2013 the CSP covered 5104 crashes in which distracted driving was the casual factor. Of these crashes 63 were fatal.
• 11% of all drivers ages 20 and under involved in fatal crashes were distracted at the time of the crash.
• Nationally, cell phone use is the most common distraction.
Did you know you are 23 times more likely to be involved in a crash if you are texting?