EUGENE, Ore. — A new report shows drivers in Eugene, are some of the safest in the country.
The Allstate Insurance Company came out with its 9th Annual Best Drivers Report. The report ranks America’s 200 largest cities on who has the safest drivers.
Eugene ranked 10th on the list. The report found the average driver will get in a crash every 11.9 years. The national average is about 10 years.
“With accidents happening everywhere around the country, it’s nice to see that we’re on the upside, not the downside,” said one driver.
“So I think everybody’s coming together as a community and working together to better Lane
County,” said another driver.
Drivers in Salem came in 77th on the list with the average driver getting into an accident every 10 years. In Portland the average driver gets in an accident every eight years