A bicyclist was injured when he was struck by a car at 2:25 p.m. Friday on West Seventh Street near Tyler Avenue, according to a Joplin Police Department report.
James P. Rice, 55, of Joplin, was taken to Freeman Hospital West in Joplin, the report said.
Rice was riding a bicycle eastbound on the sidewalk on the north side of Seventh Street and entered the westbound lanes into the path of a car driven by Jennifer M. Cunningham, 29, of Joplin, the report said.
• A Joplin woman was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 1:06 p.m. Friday on Murphy Boulevard near the entrance to Ewert Park, according to a police report.
Zebrina A. Riggs, 19, was taken to Freeman Hospital West, the report said.
She was driving a southbound car that ran off the street and struck a light pole before coming to rest in the street on its side, the report said.
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Firefighters douse blaze in garage; no injuries cited
The Joplin city fire marshal is investigating fire early Wednesday in the garage of a home in the 3300 block of South Delaware Avenue.
Drug charges filed in four arrests by Joplin police
The Jasper County prosecutor’s office has filed felony drug charges against four suspects arrested this week by Joplin police.
Rural Pittsburg man commits suicide after firing shots
GIRARD, Kan. — 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, authorities said.
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 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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