Pickup overturns in I-44 crash near Sarcoxie

Joplin News First

SARCOXIE, Mo. — Just before 6 a.m. Friday Jasper County Emergency Communications were alerted to a reported crash on I-44 with an overturned vehicle near 30 mile marker. 

Sarcoxie Fire responded emergency, Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputies, Mercy Ambulance. Missouri State Highway Patrol were notified.

It was determined quickly to be a non-injury crash.

The vehicle was traveling west on I-44, overturned, coming to rest north of the interstate near CR-20 and a i Cimarron Road.

Trooper A.J. Cook of Jasper County detachment of Troop D tells us on scene the male driver was distracted, left right side of roadway, crossed the cable barrier on the north side of the road.

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