James Brooks and Kaitlyn Anderson Death: Two Missouri Department of Transportation workers were struck and killed while working on striping operations on Telegraph Road over Interstate 255 on Thursday.
58-year-old James Brooks was a senior maintenance worker and worked for the department almost nine years while 25-year-old Kaitlyn Anderson, an intermediate maintenance worker had been with the department for two years.
A third worker involved in the crash was transported to hospital with serious injuries, but now in stable condition.
“Our hearts are breaking and our sympathies go out to all the families of our employees. These are our friends and coworkers and their presence will be sorely missed by us,” Missouri Department of Transportation St. Louis District Engineer, Tom Blair said.