No deaths on St. Louis' MLK Bridge since barrier installed

Sunday, January 23, 2011 | 3:47 p.m. CST; updated 3:54 p.m. CST, Sunday, January 23, 2011

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — No fatal crashes or head-on collisions have been reported on a Mississippi River bridge linking Illinois to St. Louis in the more than a year since a centerline barrier was installed, according to a report published today.