It is one of the busiest times of the year to be on the roads. And new statistics from Triple-A Carolinas show just how safe and how dangerous roads are in Eastern Carolina, as of 2004. Bertie County was named the most dangerous county per mile traveled, going from five motorist deaths in 2003 to fourteen in 2004. Hertford County came in second on that list. Tyrrell County ranks as the safest in Eastern Carolina. Washington and Dare counties came in fourth and fifth respectively.