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Officials say 'texting' is to blame for head-on collision

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SAC CITY, Iowa (KTIV) -- Authorities say a Sac County, Iowa crash is another instance of texting while driving.

Tuesday afternoon, 16-year-old Tyler Kenny of Schaller was driving on Highway 20 near Schaller when he crossed the center line and hit another car, driven by 20-year-old Scott Trembly of Ames.

Officials say Kenny was texting behind the wheel. Both receieved non-life-threatening injuries, but a dog in Trembly's vehicle had to be put to sleep.

Kenny is charged with operating left of center.

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