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Distracted driving crackdown in NYC

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - For the third time in the last month, the New York City Police Department is cracking down on distracted drivers.

The 'Vision Zero' plan targets drivers and bicyclists who fail to follow the rules of the road.

Cops will be on the lookout across the city for drivers who are speeding, running red lights, texting or surfing the Internet while driving and failing to yield to pedestrians, to name a few of the possible violations.

More then 10,000 tickets have been issued since Mayor Bill de Blasio's 'Vision Zero' plan was initiated.

The latest crackdown runs through July 6.
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