William Bauman, One of America's Top Youth Volunteers

One oF Illinois' Top State Honoree of 2017

WTVO/WQRF - 17-year-old William Bauman is one of Illinois Prudential Spirit of Community Award Winners for 2017.
Bauman launched a comprehensive campaign to raise awareness about the hazards of distracted driving and other aspects of road safety. His effort also helped pass a state law banning the use of handheld phones while driving. William Bauman joined anchor Emily Waldron and Jay Leonardi on the Eyewitness News morning show to discuss more about his accomplishments.

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