Think of this the next time you're tempted to curse at a fellow driver when you're out on Florida's highways -- it could be worse. A lot worse.

According to, the Insurance Information Institute has ranked the states with the worst drivers ... and Florida came in No. 49.

That's right. They say there are 48 states with WORSE drivers that us.

The 5 top worst states:

  1. California
  2. Minnesota
  3. Utah
  4. South Carolina
  5. Washington

The 5 best states

46. Arkansas
47. Michigan
48. Mississippi
49. Florida
50. Rhode Island

Florida performed well in every category except for fatalities, where it ranked 21st worst.