It's something you probably do several times a day – send a text to a friend or family member. But sending a text when you're behind the wheel can have deadly consequences.
Thousands of people die or are injured on the roadways each year because of texting while driving. That's why Barnes-Jewish Hospital has partnered with ABC 30 to help keep our roads safe by encouraging people to take the "No Txt Zone" pledge.
22-year-old Lauren Wisdom knows firsthand
the dangers of texting and driving. Watch her story.