We drive everywhere. To work to school, even for trips and errands, but how safe are the roads we drive on? 

Did you know that the most dangerous road in Arkansas is Interstate 530?  I 530 runs 47 miles from Pine Bluff to Little Rock. An accident occurred once every 4.2 miles. This puts it in the number one spot for the entire state. Interstate 30 in Arkansas is the second most dangerous in the state. Interstate 40 is in third place.

Highway 25 is an 86 mile stretch of road in North Central Arkansas. It goes from Conway Arkansas to Greer's Ferry to Black Rock Arkansas. According to data provided by the Arkansas State Police, an accident occurred every 10.75 miles. Making it the most dangerous highway in Arkansas.

What highway was second? It was Highway 62. This highway runs through Bentonville, Fayetteville, Eureka Springs, Yellville, & Mountain Home. Did you know that we have two roads in Texarkana that made the top 5 most dangerous roads in Arkansas? Highway 71 and Highway 67 are the fourth and fifth most dangerous in the state.

But do not get down. The great state of Texas has a road that is super dangerous. How dangerous? Well, Interstate 45 that runs from Dallas to  Galveston is the most deadly in the world, beating out roads in the United Kingdom, Israel, and Australia.

 

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LOOK: Here are the 50 best beach towns in America

Every beach town has its share of pluses and minuses, which got us thinking about what makes a beach town the best one to live in. To find out, Stacker consulted data from WalletHub, released June 17, 2020, that compares U.S. beach towns. Ratings are based on six categories: affordability, weather, safety, economy, education and health, and quality of life. The cities ranged in population from 10,000 to 150,000, but they had to have at least one local beach listed on TripAdvisor. Read the full methodology here. From those rankings, we selected the top 50. Readers who live in California and Florida will be unsurprised to learn that many of towns featured here are in one of those two states.

Keep reading to see if your favorite beach town made the cut.