A head-on collision on Northwest Skyview Avenue that killed a 72-year-old great-grandmother on Sept. 26, 2011, was blamed on a 16-year-old texting while driving. Rachel Gannon of Kansas City, North, was prosecuted.
A head-on collision on Northwest Skyview Avenue that killed a 72-year-old great-grandmother on Sept. 26, 2011, was blamed on a 16-year-old texting while driving. Rachel Gannon of Kansas City, North, was prosecuted. Keith Myers Kansas City Star file photo
A head-on collision on Northwest Skyview Avenue that killed a 72-year-old great-grandmother on Sept. 26, 2011, was blamed on a 16-year-old texting while driving. Rachel Gannon of Kansas City, North, was prosecuted. Keith Myers Kansas City Star file photo

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