FILE - In this June 24, 2015, file photo, afternoon rush our traffic moves along a highway in Phoenix. The average vehicle in the U.S. is now a record 11.5 years old, according to consulting firm IHS Automotive, a sign of the increased reliability of today’s vehicles and the lingering impact of the sharp drop in new car sales during the recession.   (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

Distracted Driver Crackdown

Stratford, CT (WTNH) More than 3-thousand people were killed in distracted driving crashes in the United States in 2013. That’s according to…

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Keeping kids safe in the extreme heat

When you head to the beach you think of sun, sand, and sea. But in this extreme heat – sunscreen, shade, and swimming are what’s needed to h…