According to Florida car accident lawyers, driving in Florida can be dangerous. There are a number of roads and highways considered to be the most dangerous in the United States:
- Florida s Interstate 4 has been named the most dangerous highway in America. The I-4 Freeway runs from Daytona Beach, through Orlando to Tampa. There is an accident nearly every two miles according to a survey from EverQuote done between 2010 and 2015.
- I 95 (Houlton, Maine to Miami, Fla.) and Interstate 10 (Santa Monica, Calif., to Jacksonville, Fla.). are also on the list for the most dangerous highways
Texting and Cell Phone Use When Driving
Floridians rank second worst for phone use while driving in the nation.
Miami Dade Dangerous To Drive In Florida
- The Little River neighborhood of Miami topped the list with 27 fatalities across a 3.85-mile stretch of the Interstate 95 Express l 7.01 fatalities-per-mile.
- Interstate 95, one of the busiest freeways in Florida, had the highest amount of deadly road sections, totaling 240 fatalities across just 108.06 miles.
- Miami-Dade County contains the road with the highest fatalities-per-mile, the road with the highest fatalities, and the road with the most fatal crashes.
- 4.57 fatalities-per-mile, Pinellas County tops the list among all Florida Counties
Broward County – Ft. Lauderdale Dangerous To Drive In
- Broward County ranks second in the state for number of deadly road segments
- A 2.28-mile stretch of Sheridan Street is the deadliest in Broward,
- Fort Lauderdale is the home to the longest road segment identified in our study, a 9.09-mile portion of State Road 7 that also has the most fatalities, known more commonly as US-441.
Pinellas County Has Most Dangerous Road in Florida
U.S. Route 19. is a 34-mile-stretch through Pinellas County has been notorious for its dangerous road conditions for more than a decade. .
Orange County & Orlando Is Dangerous
Watch out on East Colonial Drive.
If you have an accident anyplace in Florida and you have not been cited as at fault or ticketed contact one of our Florida Car Accident Lawyers today