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From left to right, sophomore Paige Loew, senior Sydney Beyer, junior Kaylee Brandt and junior Laura Kuhn.

Morris Area students head to D.C. for distracted driving summit


Although texting and driving hasn't caused a serious accident in the Morris community, four local students will be working this year to address teen distracted driving in partnership with the National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS).

"We've seen [texting and driving] around us, but we've been lucky enough to not have [an accident] happen in our community," said Morris Area senior Sydney Beyer.

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Kim Ukura is the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune.