And the City With America's Worst Drivers Is... Buckle up if you live in Baltimore-DC area By Imperator , Newser Staff Posted Sep 5, 2010 7:51 AM CDT Promoted on Newser Sep 5, 2010 11:57 AM CDT 6 comments Comments This isn't really DC's Beltway, but driving in the city is the most harrowing in the nation. (AP) (User Submitted) – Maybe they should call it the Seatbeltway: Drivers in the Washington, DC-Baltimore area are the country's worst, according to Allstate Insurance's annual report ranking cities with best and worst drivers. Washington was the worst, just edging out Baltimore. One pundit speaking to US News explained DC's last place ranking by saying, “It’s the way the city’s laid out, the way the traffic’s set up…it’s pretty harrowing.” The best? Fort Collins, Colo. Allstate's ranking system is based on frequency of crashes. Read the full article.