Teen Girl Crashes While Texting, Corralling Cat

Published 06/15 2011 04:47PM

Updated 05/07 2012 02:18PM

A teen in Canada has managed to find a way to make texting while driving even more dangerous.  

According to the "Ottawa Citizen," a 17-year-old Barrie, Ontario girl was also trying to corral a cat when she crashed her car on Monday night.  

The teen was reportedly driving at a high rate of speed when she ran into a vehicle parked in a driveway.  

The parked car was propelled into a boat, which wound up pushing into a neighbor's house and car.  

All told, the accident caused more than $100,000 in damage.  

The girl was treated for minor injuries, and has been charged with careless driving.  

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