Missouri Department of Transportation officials say road construction will be limited through the July 4th holiday week. The reduced work will help accommodate extra traffic on the road. Lane and bridge closures already in place will remain in place. Triple-A predicts a record 41.4 million Americans will travel by automobile during the Independence Day holiday with the peak travel day expected tomorrow. (JUL 3)

MODOT officials remind motorists to drive responsibly. There were four fatalities and 22 serious injuries during the July 4th counting period in 2018.