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En route to court, woman cited for texting and driving

By KTVA CBS 11 News 12:34 PM July 10, 2014
PALMER –

A 59-year-old Wasilla resident on her way to court was cited for texting and driving Tuesday, Alaska State Troopers said.

According to trooper dispatch, Susan Fellows was taking photos of herself and messaging them to her defense attorney while driving on the Palmer-Wasilla Highway near Trunk Road Tuesday afternoon. Troopers said they received a 911 Report Every Dangerous Driver Immediately (REDDI) call about Fellows’ Nissan sedan driving recklessly around 3:40 p.m., and Fellows was stopped near the Glenn Highway in Palmer less than 10 minutes later.

She was issued a misdemeanor citation for texting while driving and released at the scene with a promise to appear in court, according to troopers.

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