A Wheaton man was injured in a one-car accident at 9 a.m. Thursday on Route W, four miles west of Butterfield in Barry County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Edward K. Anderson, 60, suffered minor injuries when his eastbound vehicle ran off the road and overturned, the patrol said. He was taken to Mercy Hospital in Cassville.
• A Carthage woman was injured in a car-truck crash at 6:30 a.m. Thursday on Interstate 44, a mile west of Sarcoxie in Jasper County, the state patrol said.
Christine E. Yunek, 38, was taken to Freeman Hospital West in Joplin with moderate injuries, the patrol said. The driver of the tractor-trailer was Tatarino Capetillo, 63, of Weslaco, Texas.stet on all names
The patrol reported that Yunek’s westbound car left the roadway, struck a bridge, came back onto the road and struck the tractor-trailer.
• A truck driver from Amarillo, Texas, was injured when his rig ran off the road at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday on Interstate 44 in Lawrence County, according to the patrol.
Troy A. Inlow, 48, suffered moderate injuries and was taken to Aurora Community Hospital.
The patrol reported that he was westbound when his truck ran off the left side of the road, struck an emergency crossover, ran through a median cable and came to rest on the eastbound side of the interstate.
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Reeds man granted probation in case involving gunshots
A Jasper County judge has granted suspended sentences to a rural Reeds man who tore up a campsite with his truck in a drunken rage and fired a gun at another driver and a sheriff’s deputy.
Joplin man faces burglary charge after incident
A 31-year-old man is facing a burglary charge following an incident Wednesday afternoon at a business near downtown Joplin.
Patrol provides more information on Kansas accident
The Kansas Highway Patrol on Thursday released identifying information on one of the people injured in a multiple-vehicle accident Wednesday morning near Frontenac, Kan.
Police say death not homicide case; exact cause still out
Joplin police say no foul play is suspected in the death of a 28-year-old Joplin woman whose body was found Wednesday afternoon inside her home at 2405 S. Connor Ave.
Six people hurt in traffic crash near Frontenac
Six people were injured in a six-vehicle crash at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday at the junction of highways 69 and 160, one mile north of Frontenac, Kan., according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.
Elementary school locked down briefly after shots reported
GOODMAN, Mo. — Goodman Elementary School was locked down for a time on Wednesday after the McDonald County Sheriff’s office received a report of shots fired at a residence in the city.
Joplin woman found dead; probe under way
Joplin police were looking into the death of a 28-year-old woman Wednesday afternoon at a home in the 2400 block of South Connor Avenue.
Young Joplin woman discovered deceased
Joplin police are looking into the death of a 28-year-old woman inside her home in the 2400 block of South Connor Avenue.
Several injured in pileup near Frontenac
A multiple-vehicle accident today north of Frontenac has sent several people to the hospital with injuries, according to the Crawford County sheriff.
Marionville man hurt in accident in Barry County
A Marionville man suffered serious injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 11:14 a.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 60, two miles east of Monett in Barry County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
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