A student tried texting while using the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety’s distracted driving simulator in September 2013 at Bryan Station High School in Lexington.
A student tried texting while using the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety’s distracted driving simulator in September 2013 at Bryan Station High School in Lexington. Pablo Alcala palcala@herald-leader.com
A student tried texting while using the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety’s distracted driving simulator in September 2013 at Bryan Station High School in Lexington. Pablo Alcala palcala@herald-leader.com

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.