Four Hudson Valley counties are considered the most dangerous areas to drive in New York State.

Hudson Valley personal injury law firm Mainetti & Mainetti, P.C. researched New York State government data regarding car crashes and released a report which listed the 10 most dangerous counties for drivers across New York State, minus New York City counties.

According to Mainetti & Mainetti, four Hudson Valley counties are the most dangerous for drivers in New York. Below are the ten counties with the most car accident emergency room visits per 100,000 residents:

  1. Suffolk – 1,172
  2. Nassau – 911
  3. Orange – 905
  4. Sullivan – 871
  5. Schenectady – 849
  6. Dutchess – 844
  7. Niagara – 832
  8. Montgomery – 818
  9. Ulster – 785
  10. Erie – 781