Gov. Jay Inslee, center, smiles with Lavera Wade, left, after signing a bill aimed at distracted driving at the State of Washington Combined Transportation Center in Tacoma, Wash., on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Wade's grandson died after driving into the wrong lane and colliding with a semi truck while sending a text message.
Gov. Jay Inslee, center, smiles with Lavera Wade, left, after signing a bill aimed at distracted driving at the State of Washington Combined Transportation Center in Tacoma, Wash., on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Wade's grandson died after driving into the wrong lane and colliding with a semi truck while sending a text message. Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com
Gov. Jay Inslee, center, smiles with Lavera Wade, left, after signing a bill aimed at distracted driving at the State of Washington Combined Transportation Center in Tacoma, Wash., on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Wade's grandson died after driving into the wrong lane and colliding with a semi truck while sending a text message. Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com

Cellphone ban for drivers is overdue

May 18, 2017 9:12 PM