Distracted Driving Blamed as Mass Utility Pole Struck a Second Time
If anything, this post reinforces the ever present danger of distracted driving. We read stories every day concerning someone who caused an accident due to distracted driving.
How many times have you read "and distracted driving was a factor?"
Not only is it happening with higher frequency, it's also happening in the same locations.
Earlier this week, Berlin, Massachusetts police shared the shocking video of a car seemingly on the same path as others, until it slams into a utility pole, and rolls on it's side.
The driver avoided serious injury, and was cited for texting and driving. This incident took place last month.
Within hours of posting the above video, this happened.
According to their post, same pole, different accident from distracted driving. They also asked motorists to avoid Central St between Sawyer Hill Rd and Brewer Rd.
EYES ON THE ROAD!