speeding traffic lightsLike any other state, Michigan is home to many dangerous roads and highways. Unfortunately, these roads all come with risks when you’re driving, and it’s vital for you to recognize some of the defensive driving techniques that can help keep you and others safe on the road.

Unfortunately, no matter how safe you are, you may not be able to control the actions of other drivers. You also cannot control the weather or other road dangers that make these highways and roads some of the most dangerous throughout the entire state. What you can do, though, is recognize just how dangerous they are and why, so you can prepare accordingly.

The 5 most dangerous highways and roads in Michigan include:

While there are some other roads, intersections, and highways that present numerous dangers, we chose these because of their combination of hazards and how they can cause significant collisions.

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The U.S. Route 31 is a highway that runs parallel to the coast of Lake Michigan and often serves as a beautiful drive for many. The scenic landscape and landmarks are just a few of the reasons many drivers flock to Route 31 on their travels—locals and tourists alike.

Unfortunately, as the route approaches the Grand Haven area, it can quickly become congested around the highly trafficked hours. In the winter, this is a common route for daunting weather conditions, so it’s always vital to recognize how this route looks before taking any trip on it.