SUV overturns near Okla. line, I-44 W; Joplin Police Sgt Ketrina Jones with update on driver

Joplin News First

JOPLIN, Mo. — Just after 12:00 a.m. Saturday morning reports of a crash along I-44 west in Newton County alerted Joplin Dispatch who then notified emergency services. 

Joplin Fire, Newton County Ambulance and Joplin Police responded to the 2.2 mile marker, just east of the rest stop

Sgt Ketrina Jones of the Joplin Police Dept tells us on scene: single vehicle crash with female driver as the sole occupant. 

She tells us the vehicle overturned in the crash. 

Santa Fe Towing removed the SUV from the north ditch of the westbound lanes. 


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