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 and 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

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

Roadwork for the week of July 22 through 26

Flooding closes FM 2497 at the Cedar Creek Relief bridge

  Traffic flowing through southbound lanes on US 59 again following 2 wrecks

Multi-vehicle wreck slows Hwy 69 in Pollok

High water locations in East Texas

East Texas roadwork for the week of Oct. 29

UPDATE: All lanes of US-59 just south of Nacogdoches back open after 18-wheeler wreck

East Texas roadwork projects for the week of Aug. 27

East Texas roadwork for the week of Aug. 6

Two killed, one injured in Houston County crash

DPS: wreck involving 18-wheeler on US 59 south of Diboll now cleared

High water locations around Deep East Texas

HAZMAT crews cleaning up after truck spills chicken remains on Lufkin road

Chemical spill shuts down Loop 500 in Shelby County

Rollover wreck slows traffic on Frank Ave. in Lufkin

Lufkin road closed after early morning crash

Hudson police ID teen girl who died Thursday from injuries sustained in wreck

Officials identify Lufkin man killed in two-vehicle crash near Pollok

18-wheeler wreck involving lost load of wood shuts down Hwy 259 in Mt. Enterprise

Two killed when tree falls on truck in Jasper County

San Augustine County road reopened after train derailment

Nacogdoches Co. Sheriff's Office investigating man shot in hand during disturbance

NWS issues severe weather warnings, watches for Deep East Texas counties

Wreck involving two 18-wheelers slows Hwy 59 north of Nacogdoches

No foul play suspected in fatal Lufkin house fire

Two killed in Nacogdoches County crash

Hwy 59 northbound reopened following wreck on Angelina River Bridge