Missouri State Highway Patrol
The Missouri State Highway Patrol said 364 people have died from traffic accidents so far. That’s down from 431 fatalities at the same point last year.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported 13 people died during the 4th of July holiday weekend, compared to three deaths last year in a shorter period of time.
A two-vehicle crash near Archie has killed five people, including three children.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is encouraging individuals to register for testing to become a trooper.
Missouri state auditor said there appears to be little justification for buying a new $5.6 million airplane, frequently used by Gov. Jay Nixon.
The governor’s plane costs about $650 an hour to operate, meaning Nixon’s 173 hours of flight time in 2012 cost taxpayers $112,450.
Florida man dead and two others injured after the pickup spun out of control.
Authorities say a 3-year-old Illinois boy was killed and his parents were injured when their all-terrain vehicle crashed in eastern Missouri.
He says the fingerprints obtained by the scanners aren’t retained in patrol files.
“If they’re going to go after everybody’s guns, they take these people out. They can take them out one at a time.”