Kerri Compton

Kerri Compton

Traffic Anchor

Kerri Compton is a well recognized face on KLTV and KTRE. She is the only traffic anchor in East Texas, and has been providing exclusive traffic reports for Good Morning East Texas for more than 20 years.

Through her expansive network of agency resources and traffic software, Kerri keeps her finger on the pulse of East Texas traffic and construction projects. In the newsroom, Kerri is busy keeping you up-to-date at KLTV.com and KTRE.com as a digital producer.

From local news to major world events, Kerri is committed to making sure East Texans can rely on KLTV and KTRE's digital platforms for breaking news anytime.

Kerri resides in the Tyler area with her husband and two daughters and enjoys hearing from viewers.


Recent Articles by Kerri

Police activity slowing traffic on Hwy 259 near FM 449 north of Longview

East Texas roadwork projects for the week of Oct. 7

Firefighters battle blaze on E. Marshal Ave near Eastman Rd

East Texas roadwork projects for the week of Sept. 30

Wreck blocks traffic on 110 Van Hwy south of I-20

Wreck shuts down Hwy 243 west of Canton

East Texas roadwork for the week of Sept. 23

East Texas roadwork for the week of Sept. 16

East Texas roadwork for the week of Sept. 9

East Texas roadwork for the weeks of Aug. 26 & Sept. 2

Seal coat operations slowing Gregg and Rusk Co. commuters

One dead in early morning Smith County crash

East Texas roadwork for the week of Aug. 12 & 19

Woman hit by truck crossing Tyler road

East Texas roadwork for the week of Aug. 5

Pickup truck hits EMS unit after tire blow out

East Texas roadwork for the week of July 22

East Texas roadwork for the week of July 15

Smith County crews respond after structure fire resumes smoldering

East Texas roadwork for the week of July 1 and 8

Roadwork for the week of June 24

Four vehicle wreck slows Hwy 69 at Toll 49 north of Lindale

  Weather-related power outages continue around East Texas Wednesday night

Roadwork for the week of June 17

All eastbound lanes reopened following crash on I-20 near Lavender Rd

FM 515 bridge over Lake Fork closed for emergency repairs

East Texas roadwork for the week of June 10

Wreck involving 18-wheeler, cement truck slows Hwy 69 north of Bullard

  One killed, one injured in head-on collision in Arp

East Texas roadwork for the week of June 3