New Study Shows Texas Has Some of the Most Dangerous Drivers
If you drive in the city of Victoria on a regular basis, then you know that some of the most dangerous drivers on the road are right here. That being said, it probably wouldn't surprise you to know that some of the worst drivers in the nation are right here in Texas and, in fact, the Lone Star State ranked number 4 on list.
The website Car Insurance Comparison conducted the study that ranked all the states from worst to best. They used fatalities rate per 100 million miles driven, the percentage of fatal crashes that involved speeding, alcohol, bike and pedestrian deaths.
The top worst states were: Montana, New Mexico, South Carolina,Texas, Louisiana, Arizona, Hawaii, North Dakota, Delaware and Mississippi.
The 10 states with the best drivers are: Minnesota, Ohio, Vermont, Iowa, Nebraska, Virginia, New Jersey, Washington, Utah and Michigan.
Texas was in the top 20 for every category, which put them in the top 5. The worst offense for Texas is drunk driving, where we were the 6th worst on the list.
Check out the full list.