Victims welcome mobile ban

Posted by on August 14, 2009 at 7:49 am.

Sisters Lucy, 18, and Isabelle Simon, 15, died in a crash near Levin two years ago after Lucy, the driver, lost control while answering a text.

Their mother, Anne McCabe, welcomed the ban but said education programmes to change attitudes were vital to its success. “You’ve just got to keep banging away and hope like hell something gets through.

“My daughter was a great driver and a fantastic texter and she could do all those things at the same time, but guess what? You can’t.”

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