Distracted driver causes accident on I-20

POSTED: 12:31 PM Oct 29 2013   UPDATED: 2:26 PM Oct 29 2013
Elmdale road I-20 accident
ABILENE, Texas -

A driver reaching down to grab his cell phone rear ended a work convoy truck.

The accident happened just after 10 a.m. Tuesday on I-20 near Elmdale Road.

Police on the scene say the driver was 19 or 20-years-old. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the work convoy truck was unharmed.