The Washington State Patrol issues a release warning drivers against playing Pokemon Go while driving.
A new study, according to the release, shows the extent of the problem. The Journal of the American Medical Association released a national report on Friday which tracked 14 Pokémon Go-related crashes over a 10 day period in July of this year. The researchers correlated driver’s tweets with crash data found on news reports.
According to the study:
- 18 percent of tweets indicated a person was playing and driving (“omg I’m catching Pokémon and driving”) … Read More