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Study could allow police to know whether driver in crash was texting

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A new study has been authorized on technology that would allow police to determine whether a motorist involved in a crash was texting while driving.

According to a report, 12 people were killed and almost 3,000 more injured in crashes involving cellphones between 2011 to 2015.

But privacy advocates have questioned whether the technology's use would violate personal privacy.

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