'Messages From Mom' on freeway signs aim to curb distracted driving

MEDFORD, Ore. — Drivers, beware: Mom's watching.

According to KTVL, Oregon's freeway signs are lighting up with mom-inspired advice under a state Department of Transportation campaign to put the brakes on distracted driving.

The project, dubbed "Messages From Mom," includes missives such as, "Drop the phone because I said so, that's why" and "Put the phone away, I'm going to count to 3.

"Mom knows best. No #distracteddriving pic.twitter.com/vrkyf7mmNk

Drivers traveling on Interstate 5 in the southern part of the state will see the messages through the end of the month.

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