NASCAR drivers Kenny Wallace, Brad Coleman speak to local teens about driving while distracted
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 31, 2008
Dallas, TX —With too much to do and too little time, motorists are increasingly taking this “get it all done” attitude to the roads and committing DWD – Driving While Distracted.
Nationwide Insurance has teamed up with NASCAR drivers Kenny Wallace and Brad Coleman to raise awareness among teens in Texas about the dangers of driving while distracted and what they can do to stay safe on the road.
What: NASCAR drivers Kenny
Wallace and Brad Coleman speak to local teens and the community about the
dangers of driving while distracted.This event includes a NASCAR
simulator and a contest to see how well they do while texting behind the
wheel. Media kits and local statistics on driving while distracted will
also be available. Other media opportunities available as requested.
When: Wednesday, April 2, 2008 at 4
Where: Southlake Carroll Senior High
1501 W. Southlake Blvd.
Southlake, TX 76092
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