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Chula Vista Police: 151 drivers stopped for cell-phone use behind the wheel

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Chula Vista police said many drivers are still using their cell-phones behind the wheel.

Officers conducted a distracted driving operation for five hours Wednesday night.

Of the 151 vehicles stopped, 69 drivers were cited for using their phones while driving, and 41 were cited for texting.

Sunroad Auto has been working to put the breaks on distracted driving with a contest for local high school students.

The winner will receive a two year lease on a car and $5,000 for their school.

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