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DC last in safest driving city report

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The nation's capital is dead last when it comes to the safest driving cities in America.

Fort Collins, Colorado took the top spot in the 9th annual "All-State America's Best Drivers Report."

Rounding out the top 5: Boise, Idaho - Sioux Falls, South Dakota - Brownsvlle, Texas and Madison, Wisconsin.

D.C. came in last place for the 6th year in a row.

The city was joined at the bottom by Baltimore, Philadelphia and Miami, Florida.

The report is based on all-state claims data and car collision frequency.

City & Overall Ranking Collision Likelihood Compared

to National Average

Average Years Between


1.   Fort Collins, Colo. 28.2% less likely 13.9
2.   Boise, Idaho 28.0% less likely 13.9
3.   Sioux Falls, S.D. 21.8% less likely 12.8
4.   Brownsville, Texas 21.1% less likely 12.7
5.   Madison, Wis. 20.3% less likely 12.5
6.   Reno, Nev. 20.2% less likely 12.5
7.   Huntsville, Ala. 20.1% less likely 12.5
8.   Visalia, Calif. 18.5% less likely 12.3
9.   Montgomery, Ala. 16.3% less likely 11.9
10. Eugene, Ore. 16.2% less likely 11.9


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