Atlanta tops list of deadliest cities for pedestrians The GA Voice Editors September 8, 2010 Uncategorized Atlanta’s traffic is also among the worst in the nation, but we already knew that. Detroit was number two on the list, while Los Angeles was the third most deadly city for pedestrians with 7.64 deaths per 100,000 residents. To see the entire list, please click here. SHARE ON Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website 4 + nine = Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.