Train Fatality Result of Distracted Walking

Woman distracted by texting or cell phone is killed after walking into the path of oncoming train.

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I posted a while back about how Utah Transit Authority was considering fines for distracted walking near Trax and FrontRunner rails. Sadly, we now see the motivation behind those fines. As reported in the link below, as a woman who was distracted either by texting or a cell phone walked into the path of an oncoming train and was killed.

May 15, 2012 – Salt Lake Tribune: TRAX Fatal: UTA, police say woman was distracted when hit

I think this lesson speaks for itself. You know what needs to be done! Thanks for reading!

JR

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