Forget walking and chewing gum at the same time. A new report finds many of us can't walk and talk. Or walk and text.
Videos of such mishaps have been posted to YouTube and some have gone viral.
Emergency rooms are seeing four times more patients injured by walking while distracted than they did seven years ago.
Pedestrians risk injuries from head to toe.
"I think the danger is real and is a growing epidemic," said Dr. Robert Glatter, E.R. physician at New York's Lenox Hill Hospital.
Cities In Delaware, Utah, Arkansas, and Illinois have all tried to pass distracted walking bills.
All of them have failed.