State launches new website for young drivers

October 12, 2010 9:51:39 AM PDT
A new website launched Tuesday aims to help parents of teens get their new, young drivers ready for the road. provides specific information on state laws and driving schools. It also includes interactive quizzes.

Secretary of State Jesse White was expected to show off the website during a news conference Tuesday morning.

A 2008 overhaul of Illinois laws that made it tougher for teens to get and keep a driver's license is credited with helping to lower the number of teen driving fatalities in the state.