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This State Has the Best Highways in America

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25. Oregon
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 17.01 per commuter (15th worst)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.37% (11th highest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 5.19 per 100 million vehicle miles (16th lowest)

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24. Ohio
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 5.68 per commuter (11th best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.01% (19th lowest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 5.36 per 100 million vehicle miles (19th lowest)

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23. South Carolina
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 8.45 per commuter (25th worst)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.73% (the highest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 8.44 per 100 million vehicle miles (20th highest)

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22. Iowa
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 7.69 per commuter (22nd best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.00% (18th lowest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 19.03 per 100 million vehicle miles (3rd highest)

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21. Nebraska
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 2.88 per commuter (2nd best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.17% (20th highest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 8.84 per 100 million vehicle miles (16th highest)

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