Texting teen crashes Lexus into house, gets cited

Was using her cell phone to send and receive text messages just before she lost control

The Chicago Sun-Times

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill — Crystal Lake is home to the latest cautionary tale of texting while driving.

Police say a 16-year-old girl from the McHenry County town was text messaging just before she lost control of her Lexus, careened across a lawn and slammed into a house.

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