MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A new report names Minnesotans some of the best drivers in the country overall.
Using data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the National Motorists Association and Mothers Against Drunk Driving, the website carinsurancecomparison.com ranked Minnesota fourth best.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: UK Variant Outbreak Linked To Youth Sports In Carver County, Officials Recommend 2-Week Pause
They looked at fatality rates, drunk driving, tickets, careless driving and seat belt usage.READ MORE: More Than 1 Million Wisconsin Residents Have Been Vaccinated
Vermont came in at the top of the list, and Louisiana came in last.
However, looking at the numbers closer, Minnesotan’s should be too quick to swing around bragging rights. The report put Minnesota 19th when it came to the number of drunk driving arrests.MORE NEWS: Faces Of COVID: Daryl Kruger, 82, Loved His Grandkids And The MN Twins
And Minnesota didn’t do so well in terms of the fewest number of traffic tickets, either. On that list, the state ranked 26th.