Illinois troopers announce distracted driving week results

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police say troopers issued more than 1,000 distracted driving citations during a weeklong enforcement campaign. The inaugural awareness campaign kicked off April 24 and concluded April 28. Troopers also wrote up more than 980 distracted driving warnings and issued almost 6,500 citations and warnings for other vehicle code violations during the enforcement period.