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It took satnav 18 seconds to tear two families apart

PUBLISHED September 8, 2013

Close your eyes and count to 18. Imagine looking away from the road and driving blind for that long, at 40 miles per hour. It's a terrifying thought, but that is what Vicky McClure did as she drove along the A4 last September. She looked down to fiddle with her satellite-navigation system for at least 18 seconds, and a man died as a result.