Missouri has some of the worst drivers in the country. That’s according to a recent analysis conducted by SmartAsset. They looked at four criteria to compile the rankings.
AJ Smith is the Vice President of Financial Education for SmartAsset. She says Missouri ranks 10th overall for the worst drivers in the country based on that data. A separate study by WalletHub also ranks Missouri among the worst in the country for teen drivers. That report is based on 23 metrics including fatality rates, teen DUI’s, and presence (or lack of) laws to protect them from distracted driving. You can read the report here.