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Millennials are worst drivers, study says

AAA: Drivers ages 19-24 most dangerous behind the wheel

ORLANDO, Fla. – Who are the worst drivers on the road?

A new report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found young millennials are the worst-behaved drivers in the United States.

Researchers found that 88 percent of drivers ages 19-24 engaged in at least one risky behavior behind the wheel in the past 30 days. That includes texting while driving, red light running and speeding.

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The study found that nearly 50 percent of millennials admitted to running a red light in the past month when they could have stopped safely.

AAA also found that 12 percent of younger drivers felt it was acceptable to drive 10 miles per hour over the speed limit in a school zone.

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