(KMOX/ Brian Kelly)

Missouri Patrol Says Accidents, Drownings Increased

The patrol says 30 people have drowned in Missouri this year, a total of 29 peopled drowned in Mo., in 2014


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Local State Senator Aims To Raise Seatbelt Fines

“Keep in mind, the fine for littering in Missouri is $79.50 so where are our priorities?” Joe Keaveny asked.


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Back Seat Buckle Up

Illinois would join 11 other states that require backseat safety belt use for all passengers.


May 20, 2011 - Standing next to a photograph of her mangled car, Jennifer Riegel tells her story about narrowly surviving a head-on crash in 2001 during a press conference on seatbelt safety at Busch Stadium. Missourians fall nearly 10% below the national average when it comes to buckling up, as the latest Click It or Ticket campaign launches next week. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

“Click It or Ticket” Campaign Stresses Seatbelt Safety

Officials push safety message in advance of Click It or Ticket campaign May 23-June 5.



Expect More Night Patrols on Illinois Highways

Police will be looking for seatbelt law violators and more


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