In Effect: Summit County Bans Drivers From Text Messaging While Driving

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SUMMIT COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - It is now illegal to text message while driving in Summit County.

Council enacted the proposed legislation Monday evening and it went into effect immediately.

Drivers caught tecting while driving will now face a $150-dollar fine.

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