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

Marshall police release name of victim in fatal auto-pedestrian crash

East Texas roadwork for the week of Nov. 25

Tyler firefighters determine morning carport fire originated inside vehicle

East Texas roadwork for the week of Nov. 18

Winona man dies in one vehicle crash near Big Sandy

East Texas roadwork for the week of Nov. 11

East Texas roadwork for the week of Nov. 4

Motorcyclist injured in wreck on Tyler’s south Loop, traffic slow in the area

Westbound I-20 reopened after wreck involving overturned truck near Hwy 135

Roadwork for the week of Oct. 28

All lanes open after overturned 18-wheeler, diesel spill shuts down US 69 in Pollock area

East Texas roadwork projects for the week of Oct. 21

Trees and power lines down across Smith County

Driver injured after crashing into home west of Tyler

2 people injured after 18-wheeler drives off I-20, shuts down traffic on Woodsprings Road

Crash blocks eastbound lanes of I-20 near Eastman Rd

East Texas roadwork for the week of Oct. 14

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