Why you shouldn't text and drive

WALDORF, Md. (AP) - September 12, 2013

The Charles County, Maryland, Sheriff's Office reports the woman lost control of her car and ended up in a lake.

The woman told authorities she was texting behind the wheel.

The 25-year-old driver managed to escape from her car through a window.

Officials say she didn't have any visible signs of being hurt, but was taken to a hospital for observation.

Deputies are investigating and say charges are pending.

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