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      Government unveils violent teen texting ad

      The U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has just released a disturbing new 30-second video aimed to get drivers to keep their phones in their pockets while behind the wheel.

      The clip shows a group of young people driving, checking their cellphones and talking about a crossword puzzle.

      The driver's phone beeps. She looks down to check it as she drives through a stop sign.

      A truck plows into their car, rolling it end over end down a deserted street.

      A study from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute found that roughly 25 percent of teenagers respond to a text at least once every time they drive.

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