Driving just about anywhere can be dangerous under the right conditions. Unfortunately, certain roads tend to pose more dangers to drivers than others.
As a Georgia resident, it can be helpful to know which roads you should stay away from whenever possible, as they tend to be more dangerous than other routes. Read on to learn about three of the most dangerous Georgia roads.
#1 - Interstate 75 in Henry County
Interstate 75 (I-75) in Henry County is the most dangerous road in Georgia. From 2015 to 2019, there were 35 deaths in the county, a total of 255 fatalities, and a total of 246 fatal car accidents. This amounts to 103.7 fatalities per every 100 crashes.
#2 - Interstate 20 in DeKalb County
Interstate 20 (I-20) in DeKalb County is the second-most dangerous road in the state. From 2015 to 2019, there were 21 deaths in the county, a total of 154 fatalities, and 142 fatal car accidents. This amounts to 108.5 deaths per every 100 crashes.
#3 - Interstate 85 in Fulton County
I-85 in Fulton County is the third-most hazardous road in Georgia. From 2015 to 2019, there were 28 deaths in the county, a total of 125 fatalities, and 118 fatal car accidents. This amounts to 105.9 deaths per every 100 crashes.
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