QND students pledge to be safe behind the wheel

Quincy Notre Dame students take a pledge to not text and drive.

Local high schoolers are taking a pledge to not text and drive.

Quincy Notre Dame High School's Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) Club is sponsoring Drive 4 Pledges Day Thursday afternoon.

QND students and staff will be asked to sign a pledge during lunch periods saying that they will not text and drive.

A simulator showing students the dangers and consequences of texting and driving will be available.

The pledge is in conjunction with AT&T's It Can Wait program.