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Fort Myers road ranked 16th deadliest in state

Posted at 6:03 PM, Oct 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-05 09:41:49-04

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A 2.19 mile stretch of Palm Beach Boulevard is the 16th-deadliest road in Florida. It had nine crashes and 10 deaths in two years.

This is according to a new study by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

The study found that the deadliest road in the state is part of I-95 Express Toll in Miami, where a 3.85 mile stretch had 26 crashes and 27 deaths.

The highest amount of deadly road sections were on I-95, with 240 deaths over 108.05 miles.

Pinellas County has the deadliest roads in Florida, with 4.57 deaths-per-mile.

For a full list of dangerous roads and an interactive map, CLICK HERE