The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority is urging all motorists to drive distraction free. Almost 25% of car accidents in the U.S. are caused by distracted drivers, and even using hands-free devices are not as safe as you may think.


Tips to prevent distracted driving are:


• Avoid the use of cell phones while operating a vehicle

• Recognize the risks of hands-free devices

• Understand the dangers of distraction on the brain while driving

• Tell others about the dangers of distracted driving