Police cracking down on distracted drivers

In-car navigation and telephone dashboard mounted devices are seen in this file photo. (Photo Illustration by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

In-car navigation and telephone dashboard mounted devices are seen in this file photo. (Photo Illustration by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images) (4/17/16)

NORWALK - State and local police say they'll be out looking for distracted drivers who aren't following Connecticut's cellphone laws.

The crackdown comes as part of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.

State troopers say a driver's first cellphone ticket will cost $150, a second will cost $300 and all tickets after are $500.

 

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