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15 Dec

Efforts to reduce teen crashes in Sullivan County include simulation program

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Efforts to reduce teen crashes in Sullivan County include simulation program

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. - Just this year, 55 teens in Tennessee have been killed in crashes. According to Tennessee Highway Patrol, four of those happened in our region. Now, one of our local counties is putting kids in the driver's seat in attempt to change that.

"Ruptured lungs, broken spleen, broken liver, and a head injury," Trevor Perry told News 5 of the fake injuries he received during a impaired-driving simulation.

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26 Oct

Harpeth High students use Virtual Reality to practice road safety

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Harpeth High students use Virtual Reality to practice road safety

Students at Harpeth High School learned to practice traffic safety in a new way on Wednesday, Oct. 19 when introduced to state-of-the-art computer simulations developed by traffic safety industry leaders from across Tennessee.

Tennessee Tech University's iCube demonstrated three driving simulations they developed for Students Against Destructive Decisions (S.A.D.D.), Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow (L.I.F.T.) and the Tennessee Trucking Foundation.

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