Updated at 4 p.m., Dec. 16 —
The winter storm that moved into Missouri on Sunday is keeping the state’s highway patrol and transportation department busy.
As of Monday morning, Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers had responded to more than 2,000 calls. Four people have died in highway wrecks because of the weather, and another 66 were injured. By 2 p.m., there had been nearly 100 accidents reported on the highways in the St. Louis area.