A Carthage man was injured in a motorcycle accident at 7:30 a.m. Friday on County Road 110, two miles east of Carthage in Jasper County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Keith L. Holman, 42, was taken to Freeman Hospital West in Joplin, the patrol said.
Holman was riding a northbound motorcycle that struck a deer in the roadway, the patrol said.
• A Joplin man was injured in a motorcycle accident at 7:25 p.m. Thursday on Goldfinch Road, a mile south of Joplin in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
William A. Lucas, 62, was taken to Freeman Hospital West in Joplin, the state patrol said.
Lucas was riding a northbound motorcycle that ran off the road and overturned, the patrol said.
• A teenager was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 4:33 p.m. Thursday on Missouri Highway 39 south of Mount Vernon in Lawrence County, the state patrol said.
Alexius D. Schmidly, 17, of Mount Vernon, was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital Springfield.
Schmidly was driving a northbound car that ran off the road, overturned and struck a fence, the patrol said.
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More arrests made in Pittsburg robbery case
The investigation of a July 1 robbery of a 19-year-old woman at the Sycamore Village apartments complex in Pittsburg led to two more arrests this week.
Police arrest two in connection with burglaries
PITTSBURG, Kan. — Police nabbed two suspects in separate burglaries of homes Thursday morning in Pittsburg.
Police searching for man who tried to sell stolen guns
Joplin police are looking for a man who tried to sell some stolen guns to a gun shop Wednesday and left behind a stolen vehicle when he fled the shop on foot.
Ex-teacher ordered to stand trial in student-sex case
A former Webb City High School teacher waived her right to a preliminary hearing Thursday on a charge that she had sexual contact with a student.
Reeds resident hurt in accident on Highway 96
A Reeds man was injured in a single-vehicle accident at 6 p.m. Thursday on Missouri Highway 96, a mile east of Carthage, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Police checking for link in assault, house burglary
An assault of a man in a strip mall parking lot Wednesday afternoon may be related to a burglary at his father’s house earlier in the day, according to Joplin police.
Prosecutor reduces charges alleging child endangerment
The Jasper County prosecutor has reduced child endangerment charges a father was facing in connection with allegedly driving under the influence of sleeping pills with his children in the car and crashing the vehicle into the Toys R Us store in Joplin.
Teen hurt when hit by truck mirror while on bridge
A teenager from Aurora was injured when he was struck by the mirror of a passing pickup truck while standing on a bridge at 11 p.m. Tuesday on Missouri Highway 39 at Shell Knob in Barry County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Man charged with arson in Pittsburg house fire
A 30-year-old suspect has been charged with arson in connection with a fire that erupted Tuesday inside a house in Pittsburg where a domestic disturbance was in progress.
Webb City man granted probation in assault case
A Webb City man pleaded guilty Tuesday to a reduced charge in a felony assault case and was assessed a suspended sentence and probation.
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