CDC: Older teens often text behind the wheel

More than half of high school seniors admit they text or email while driving, according to an anonymous US survey conducted last year.

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"I’m not surprised. I’m not surprised at all," said Vicki Rimasse, a New Jersey woman whose son caused a fender bender earlier this year after texting in traffic. She made him take a safe-driving class after the mishap.

"I felt like an idiot," said her 18-year-old son, Dylan Young.

Photo: Dylan Young poses for The Associated Press as a vehicle cruises by, Wednesday, June 6, 2012, in North Arlington, N.J. Young was in an accident caused by being distracted while texting and driving.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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