Originally Posted by dlcpa
I have to agree with ItalianHunk, it takes 1 or 2 seconds till you are a position you cannot get out of. Pull over or wait. Nothing is that important that's it's worth your life and the lives of others you endanger. Get rid of that "It Won't Happen To Me" attitude because I know people to whom it did happen and they had the same attitude.
Agreed 100%. I was texting about a year ago and looked up before I crossed an intersection just to see an old lady running the red light. It wasn't my fault, but I could have avoided it if I wasn't texting. Ended up totaling my car and I still get skittish at intersections with limited visibility.