KPD Respond to a Number of Winter Weather Accidents

The Kirksville Police Department was busy yesterday responding to winter weather related accidents. Police responded to about 10 motor vehicle accidents between the hours of 10 a.m. and noon yesterday due to snow and ice packed roads. According to reports there was only one accident during those hours where someone was injured, and it was minor. An 2-vehicle accident that happened later in the afternoon at the intersection of Highway 63 and Highway 6 East, sent one person to the hospital. In response to the accidents, Kirksville Police released winter weather driving tips from AAA – including driving slower, and knowing if you have anti-lock brakes or not. See all of the tips online at: