Multiple vehicles were involved in a collision at 4037 S Rangeline Road Monday evening in Joplin, Missouri near I-44 at the East and West ramp.
Joplin Police Department along with Joplin Fire Department responded to the mutliple collisions.
A female was taken into custody a short time after at the crash scene.
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(Remember all persons are innocent until proven guilty.)
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A three vehicle collision with the first call coming in at 5:38 p.m. on Hwy U at the intersection of S. 705 Rd and Stateline Rd just a few miles away from the Outpost Casino. Oklahoma Highway Patrol was on scene along with Seneca Fire Department, Quapaw Fire and Newton County working medical.
One deceased person involved at the crash.
One person transported via hospital.
Other injuries unknown at this time.
Highway U was closed for several hours while emergency crews worked the crash scene. MoDOT Emergency Response redirected traffic from the Missouri side of the Hwy while Oklahoma side had to take alternate route.
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late this evening in Joplin, Missouri a semi driver struck and killed a person crossing the highway. this happened on HWY 44 Exit 8 multiple joplin police officers were dispatched to the scene along with a coroner
were a body was removed a short time later
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