UPDATE: The Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper on the scene told us it was really the seat belts that saved this mother and her child from serious injury. She was traveling north on Gateway Drive. They were transported by private vehicle to an area hospital to be checked out.
Neosho Towing removed the passenger car from the ditch. It appeared to be a total loss.
NEWTON COUNTY, Mo. — Shortly before 8:00 AM Redings Mill Fire and Newton County Ambulance were alerted to reports of a crash along Gateway Drive near Gaylen.
Single vehicle rollover, off the roadway.Emergency Dispatch
Unknown injuries at this time. Missouri State Highway Patrol have been dispatched to the crash as of 8:10 AM.
More information as it becomes available. We have a Joplin News First reporter at the scene.