Two people were transported to an area hospital after colliding with a commercial vehicle.
JOPLIN, Mo. – Just before 9.30am Friday morning, Joplin Dispatch was alerted to reports of an accident at 15th and S Highview involving three vehicles.
The Joplin Fire Department, Joplin Police Department and METS ambulance responded to the emergency.
At the scene, we learn from Cpl Tim Hudson of the JPD that the accident involved a commercial vehicle and two passenger cars.
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A vehicle caused Joplin Fire to perform a small “door pop”, also known as an extrication, as a person was trapped inside a vehicle.
Cpl Hudson says two people were transported without emergency to an area hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
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Chuck’s Towing removed a vehicle from the scene. The other two were able to leave on their own.
A Joplin created the neighborhood identification map. It designates nearly 100 neighborhoods, developments and former towns which are now encompassed by the town of Joplin. This crash in the Eastmorland neighborhood borders the southern neighborhood of Campbell Park. What Piece do you live in?
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