Word on the Street: Distracted teenage driving

A new AAA report says teen drivers are more distracted than ever. AAA says that distraction plays a role in more than half of teen

AAA says that distraction plays a role in more than half of teen car crashes.

AAA says that distraction plays a role in more than half of teen car crashes. (3/25/15)

BROOKLYN - A new AAA report says teen drivers are more distracted than ever.

AAA says that distraction plays a role in more than half of teen car crashes.

Texting and cellphone use was to blame for 12 percent of those crashes, according to the report.

News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets to find out what residents think of the report.

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