Both drivers were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 7:30 a.m. Friday on Missouri Highway 86 at Racine in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Jessica A. Siegfried, 16, and Brandy W. Blankenship, 37, both of Neosho, were taken to Freeman Hospital West in Joplin, the patrol said.
Siegfried was driving a westbound car and pulled into the path of Blankenship’s northbound car, the patrol said.
• A Carthage man suffered serious injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 6:28 p.m. Thursday on U.S. Highway 71, a half-mile south of Carthage in Jasper County, according to the state patrol.
Donovan D. Stahl, 36, was taken by ambulance to Freeman Hospital West in Joplin, the patrol said.
Stahl was driving a northbound vehicle that ran off the road and overturned, throwing him from the vehicle, the patrol said.
• A Joplin man was injured in a two-vehicle accident at 5:09 p.m. Thursday on Route NN, four miles south of Joplin in Newton County, according to the state patrol.
Terry E. Duvall, 51, was taken to Freeman Hospital West, the patrol said.
Duvall was riding a southbound scooter that collided with a southbound pickup truck driven by Clyde L. Eppard, 65, of Neosho, when Eppard attempted to pass Duvall as Duvall made a left turn, the patrol said.
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No injuries reported in garage fire
The Joplin city fire marshal is investigating a fire that erupted early today in the garage of a home at 3316 S. Delaware Ave.
Barricaded man commits suicide
A 32-year-old man took his own life Tuesday night after barricading himself in an upstairs room of his home and firing several gunshots.
Monett residents hurt in accident in Barry County
Two residents of Monett were injured in a two-vehicle accident at 3:17 p.m. Tuesday on U.S. Highway 60, less than three miles west of Monett in Barry County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Fire extensively damages home; woman escapes
CARL JUNCTION, Mo. — The cause of a Tuesday morning fire that burned the roof of a home in Carl Junction remains undetermined.
Police probing possible case of felony assault
Joplin police are investigating a possible felony assault that landed a 63-year-old man in an intensive care unit at Freeman Hospital West.
Joplin Court Log
Joplin court log for July 29, 2014.
Three injured in car accident east of Noel
Three people were injured in a single-vehicle accident at 11:50 p.m. Sunday on Route H, two miles east of Noel in McDonald County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Joplin man tells police of being assaulted, robbed
A 34-year-old man reported being assaulted and robbed Saturday by two men he met at a Joplin bar.
Seneca man draws concurrent term in sexual abuse case
A 39-year-old man who sexually abused a girl over a four-year period in both Joplin and Seneca received a 15-year sentence Monday in Newton County that will run concurrently with a term he received earlier this year in Jasper County.
Joplin couple indicted on child pornography charges
A federal grand jury today indicted a Joplin couple for alleged sexual exploitation of a second child in addition to a girl who was the subject of a previous indictment of the husband for producing and distributing child pornography.
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