Traffic is terrible these days. Between people on their phones, people not paying attention, or people blatantly going against traffic laws, accidents are bound to happen and the Times Union put together a list of the most dangerous intersections in the Capital Region.

Martin, Harding, and Mazzotti published a report based on data from 2015-2016 of the most dangerous intersections in the Capital Region. There were nearly 11,000 crashes over those two years and most of them happened in Albany County (16 of the 25 top ranked). For more of a breakdown into this study, look to, here's the list of the top 10 of 25:

  1. Washington Ave & New Karner Rd, Albany
  2. Hoosick St & 15th Street, Troy
  3. Albany Shaker Rd & Wolf Rd, Colonie
  4. Loudon Rd & Menands Rd, Loudonville
  5. Western Ave & Manning Blvd, Albany
  6. McClellan St & State Street, Schenectady
  7. Livingston Avenue and Henry Johnson Boulevard, Albany
  8. South Brandywine Avenue and Albany Street, Schenectady
  9. Loudon Road and Columbia Street Extension, Latham
  10. Henry Johnson Boulevard and First Street, Albany
Washington Avenue Extension and New Karner Road, Albany/ Credit: Google Maps