DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – Preliminary crash number for 2016 shows more than one thousand crashes in Iowa were the result of drivers distracted by the use of an electronic device.
The Iowa senate is currently looking at stricter texting and driving laws for adults. Under current law it is only a secondary offense. This mean a driver cannot be pulled over for texting and driving alone. A driver must first be pulled over for something like speeding.