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WASHINTON - NOVEMBER 24: Heavy traffic congestion is seen on Interstate 395 November 24, 2004 in Washington, DC. The day before Thanksgiving is traditionally the busiest travel day in the United States. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

A nationwide study looked into which cities have the rudest drivers, based on the ratio of drivers with certain “rude” violations on their record . . . like failure to yield, passing where prohibited, tailgating, street racing, and hit-and-run.

Basically, inconsiderate drivers who endanger the lives of others.

And in MA, Lowell has the RUDEST drivers:

Massachusetts: Lowell

  • Drivers cited for rude behavior: 42.34 per 1,000 (55% ruder than state average)