State Police have issued about 100 texting tickets in the last six months.
Eyewitness News continues to encourage you Stop Texting while Driving.
It's not only a good idea, it's the law.
This weekend Eyewitness News will air a special program "No Text NEPA: Taking the Pledge."
Ohio has become the 39th state to prohibit texting while driving.
At 11 pm:
How the new texting law is NOT being enforced by State Police. Across the Commonwealth the State Police have issued less than 50 tickets since the new law went into effect on March 8th.
Why? Reporter Laurie Monteforte finds out Tonight at 11 on Eyewitness News
Police say it is difficult to enforce Pennsylvania's texting while driving law.
Eyewitness News puts a teen through several driving situations while he sends and reads texts messages.
Tonight on Eyewitness News at Six and 11 Reporter Laurie Monteforte takes a close look at the new law banning Texting while Driving in Pennsylvania.
At 6 pm-
A teenager is road tested while texting.
During a test drive on a closed course monitored by experts a teen drives while texting to friends. Tonight at 6 p.m. we'll show you the results.