UPDATE: Capt William Davis updates us later Friday evening with more details. There were two people involved, both transported Priority One. The driver of the passenger car is listed in critical condition. The motorcycle driver was pronounced dead later at a Joplin hospital. Next of kin have been notified but names are being withheld at this time. The roadway was closed for nearly three hours. Traffic resumed normal travel around 8:00 PM.
JOPLIN, Mo. — Friday just before 5:00 PM reports in the 2700 block of South Rangeline a motorcycle and passenger car crash alerted Joplin Emergency Dispatch.
Joplin Fire, Joplin Police and METS responded. MoDOT Emergency Response were notified.
Two people involved, both drivers, were transported Priority One, lights and sirens to Freeman West. Status is unknown at the initial printing of this article.
UPDATE TO BREAKING NEWS: BREAKING: FATAL T-BONE CRASH INVOLVING MOTORCYCLE AND CAR >> BIT.ly/31EVDka
UPDATE TO BREAKING NEWS: FATAL T-BONE CRASH INVOLVING MOTORCYCLE AND CAR CLOSES SOUTH RANGELINE FRIDAY >> BIT.ly/31EVDka • [9:40 PM] Capt William Davis of the Joplin Police Department updates us, this is now a fatality crash. ::::: :::::: ::::: BREAKING: T-BONE CRASH INVOLVING MOTORCYCLE AND CAR CLOSES SOUTH RANGELINE >> BIT.ly/31EVDka • Joplin Police Major Crash Team summoned to map crash scene.Posted by Joplin News First on Friday, April 2, 2021
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