Report: Rochester one of the least safe cities for drivers

Updated: 08/26/2014 4:49 PM
Created: 08/26/2014 4:48 PM WHEC.com

Rochester ranks as one of the least safe driving cities in the country according to Allstate’s “Best Drivers Report.”

Rochester ranks 144 among 200 of the country’s largest cities for driving safety. The report says the average driver in Rochester will experience a car crash every eight years.

Nearby cities Buffalo and Syracuse ranked 178 and 136 respectively. The safest city for drivers is Fort Collins, Colorado.

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