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Three local cities listed as the safest places to drive in Texas

Posted at 1:45 PM, Feb 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-27 14:45:38-05

Three cities in 25 News' viewing area were listed as the safest cities to drive in Texas for 2018.

College Station was listed as the 6th safest place to drive. Waco was listed as 16th, and Killeen was listed as 17th.

The report was created by Aceable. They assessed the state’s crash data, drinking and driving data, current driving laws, pending legislation and insights from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), addressing topics including:

  • Which Texas cities are the most dangerous for drivers?
  • Which Texas cities are the safest for drivers?
  • Which Texas cities are the most dangerous for drunk driving?
  • How strict are Texas’ driving laws compared to laws in the rest of the country?
  • Legislation, infrastructure and other factors
  • TxDOT’s #EndTheStreakTX Campaign

So where is the most dangerous city for driving? Dallas.

Dallas is the most accident-prone area in all of Texas. They have 14.42 fatal car accidents per 100,000 residents.

For the full report, click here.