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This State Has the Best Highways in America

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10. Tennessee
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 6.76 per commuter (19th best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.37% (12th highest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 4.39 per 100 million vehicle miles (11th lowest)

9. South Dakota
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 5.83 per commuter (12th best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.03% (21st lowest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 17.02 per 100 million vehicle miles (4th highest)

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8. Idaho
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 6.43 per commuter (16th best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.24% (19th highest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 6.57 per 100 million vehicle miles (23rd lowest)

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7. Kansas
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 8.42 per commuter (25th best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.29% (17th highest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 5.13 per 100 million vehicle miles (17th lowest)

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6. Utah
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 1.75 per commuter (the best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 0.75% (6th lowest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 2.15 per 100 million vehicle miles (4th lowest)

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