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Texting blamed for death of St. Ansgar teen

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ST. ANSGAR (KWWL) -

The Iowa State Patrol said texting while driving may have killed a St. Ansgar teen.

Allison Smith, 17, was texting when she slammed into the back of a school bus.

The accident happened on Highway 218 about three miles east of St. Ansgar on November 1.

Investigators said they have compared the records from Smith's cell phone company against video from the bus.

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