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Truck driver charged with careless driving after Highway 401 rollover

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Police have charged a 21-year-old truck driver with careless driving after dangerously rolling his tractor-trailer off a ramp and onto the Highway 401.

The crash, captured by a nearby vehicles dash-cam, shows the tractor-trailer moving southbound on the 404 towards the on-ramp to the westbound 401 before plunging onto the westbound lanes of the 401. The rig miraculously lands in an unoccupied space of the busy highway, ultimately striking two other vehicles before coming to a halt.

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Bad driving habits linked to luxury cars

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Are all BMW drivers assholes?

Probably not.

But a study published by Paul K. Piff, a researcher from the University of California, Berkeley, suggests that there is a link between expensive luxury cars and poor driving habits.

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Voice to text just as dangerous to drivers as texting

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Using your voice to send text messages while driving is just as dangerous as using your fingers, according to a study that measured response times for both scenarios.

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Colorado family shares sons fatal text

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Dealing with the loss of a loved one is extremely difficult, but for the Heit family, they hope sharing their son’s tragic story will help prevent similar accidents in the future.

On April 3, 2013, Alexander Heit, a 22 year old Audiology student at the University of Northern Colorado, lost control of his vehicle on a sharp turn while travelling eastbound on “O” street and rolled several times.

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