Motorcycle and car crash, slowing E 32nd traffic

Joplin News First

JOPLIN, Mo. — Shortly after 2:00 PM Emergency 911 received calls reporting a motorcycle crash with a passenger vehicle near Sonic on East 32nd. Dispatch alerted Newton County Ambulance, Joplin Police and Joplin Fire who all then responded.

300 block E 32nd traffic was partially diverted for about 30 minutes as members of the JPD Major Crash Team mapped out the crash incident in the roadway with glowing orange spray paint.

Newton County Ambulance transported the male motorcycle driver, 67-years-old, to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Two people in the passenger vehicle declined medical transport.

Comer’s Wrecker Service and M&M Wrecker removed the vehicles from the crash scene.

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