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Joplin News First

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Man runs from Joplin Police; Perimeter set K9 released

TIMESTAMP: FRIDAY | 1.3 | 11:30 PM
INCIDENT: Male subject runs from police
LOCATION: 600 block south jackson
SYNOPSIS: Male fled from police. Police built a perimeter in the area along west 7th. Released K9 and located subject.
NOTE: Due to the late hour complete details are not known however the male subject was detained and there is not a threat to the public.

DWI driver cracks utility pole on South Schifferdecker, then takes a trip to Joplin City Jail

TIMESTAMP: SATURDAY | 12.28 | 2:40 AM
INCIDENT: Black SUV hits another vehicle then crashes into electric pole.
LOCATION: South Schifferdecker just north of Junge Blvd.
SYNOPSIS: Vehicle was traveling south in the inside lane of Schifferdecker. Clipped a passenger car in the right lane and then swerved into an Empire District pole. Direct hit, splintered pole, needing replaced.
NOTE: No one in either vehicle were injured. Ofc. Jeff Flener, Joplin Police Department, tell us the driver of the SUV was transported to the Joplin City Jail after he was medically cleared. He is facing DWI charges as well as other violations.


EAST 7TH AND SOUTH HIGH; PERSON THROWN FROM BACK OF PICKUP TRUCK IN CRASH

JOPLIN, Mo. — 3:27 PM dispatch reported an injury crash in the 1300 bk East 7th Street involving two pickup trucks in a t-bone crash, avoid the area.

Major crash team is mapping this crash. You will see the orange marks on the street that are points where tires where when the crash stopped, or debris, trajectory etc. The major crash team is most likely seen mapping fatality or serious crashes resulting in injury like this one.

A male was ejected who was riding in the back of one of the pickups involved. According to eyewitnesses and also radio medical reports the male was awake and alert, albeit injured, talking. He came to a stop on the south side of the road near a building and bushes.

That male was transported priority one to an area hospital.


FRIDAY MARKS THE FIRST DAY OF HOLIDAY TRAVEL

TIMESTAMP: FRIDAY | 12.20 | 1:55 PM
INCIDENT: CRASH (two more possible secondary crashes)
LOCATION: 171 WESTBOUND — TWIN BRIDGES OVER CENTER CREEK
SYNOPSIS: REPORTED AS A SEMI AND VEHICLE CRASH. SLOWING TRAFFIC AND UNKNOWN INJURIES. NOTHING THOUGHT TO BE LIFE-THREATENING. TWO OTHER SECONDARY CRASHES POSSIBLE. (Our good friend John Hacker called us, thanks sir!)
NOTE: AVOID THE AREA. WATCH FOR TRAFFIC SLOW-DOWNS THROUGH THE AREA. DOWNLOAD THE MODOT TRAVELERS APP OR USE GOOGLE MAPS WHEN YOU TRAVEL. CLICK HERE FOR iOS/APPLE or CLICK HERE FOR ANDROID

SMOKE COMING FROM ATTIC; NORTH MINNESOTA AVE

TIMESTAMP: WEDNESDAY | 12.11 | 4:45 PM
INCIDENT: HOUSE FIRE; REPORTED SMOKE COMING FROM THE ATTIC
LOCATION: 2700 BLOCK NORTH MINNESOTA
SYNOPSIS: 4:45 PM REPORT OF A SMOKE COMING FROM THE ATTIC OF A HOME THAT IS ON THE DEAD END OF 2700 BLOCK OF NORTH MINNESOTA. THIS IS NORTH OF ZORA. JOPLIN FIRE DEPARTMENT REQUESTED AUTOMATIC MUTUAL AID FROM WEBB CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT. CREWS STILL ON THE SCENE SHORTLY BEFORE 7:00 PM REQUESTED THAT LIBERTY UTILITIES AND SPIRE RESPOND TO THE RESIDENCE.
NOTE: NOT CONFIRMED BUT THIS COULD BE AN ELECTRICAL ISSUE THAT MUST BE RESOLVED BY CUTTING UTILITIES TO THE RESIDENCE AND THEN REQUIRING REPAIRS AND CITY INSPECTION AGAIN. A LONG PROCESS FOR THE HOME OWNERS, BUT NECESSARY FOR THEIR SAFETY.

TIMESTAMP: SATURDAY | 12.7 | 8:10 PM
INCIDENT: STRUCTURE FIRE
LOCATION: 3300 S HIGHLAND
SYNOPSIS: Originally reported as smoke showing from the gables (peak/ends of the roof). Radio communications tell us moderate smoke on arrival. Liberty Utilities arrive to cut power. Under control short time later.
NOTE: House is located in the Sunnyvale neighborhood. Moderator Ashley contributed to this story. Actual Radio Audio ©️2019 Creative Commons/some rights reserved. Actual radio audio does not match images. For information and entertainment purposes only.

LOCAL FIREFIGHTERS UNION REMINDS US TO GET 🧹 SWEPT

TIMESTAMP: MONDAY | 12.2 | 1:22 PM
INCIDENT: REMINDER TO CLEAN CHIMNEYS
LOCATION: EVERYWHERE
SYNOPSIS: Local Firefighters Union reminds us all, “Burning fires in a chimney leads to the accumulation of soot and creosote, a flammable, sticky substance that can cause chimney fires if it’s not removed.” #SaferJoplin #fireplace We creates a random list of JOPLIN are chimney sweeps. Price seems to be about $100. NOTE: we are not compensated for placement of this story.
LIST:

  • Professional Chimney Sweep , Matt Gratton, www.professionalchimneysweep.yolasite.com 417-673-5431
  • Fireplace Shoppe, www.joplinfireplace.com 417-782-2235
  • The Chimney Sweep LLC, Cody Gibson, www.chimneysweepmo.com 417-628-3696
  • Fox’s Affordable Chimney Sweep, 417-483-8879
  • Alpine Chimney Sweep www.alpinechimney.com 417-237-9416

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