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New Texting and Driving Law Goes Into Effect July 1st
DES MOINES, Iowa -- 2016 was an awful year for Iowa drivers. “Four hundred fatalities isn’t acceptable,” says Pat Hoye, of the Governor’s Traffic and Safety Bureau. With 404 deaths on Iowa roads, 2016 was the worst in a decade. Officials across the state can point to one reason why the number was so high.