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District attorney visits Bay Path to share texting dangers


'I've never seen a text that couldn't wait'



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Students were affected by the powerful message of the documentary “The Last Text,” which tells the story of three teens who died while texting and driving. Amanda Collins. (click for larger version)
May 01, 2012
CHARLTON — "Yeah."

It was 19-year-old Ashley Umscheid's last word, sent to a friend in a text message just seconds before she flipped her car and died on impact.

In the backseat of the Missouri teen's mangled car, police found her graduation cap and gown. She was to graduate the very next day.

For more on this story, please see tomorrow's Southbridge Evening News.

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