Vehicle Crashes into Church, DWI Investigation

Joplin News First

JOPLIN, Mo. — About 8:45 PM Joplin Police Dispatch were alerted to reports of a vehicle that has slammed into a church building at 26th and Connecticut.

Upon arrival Joplin Fire report, “vehicle in building, out to investigate.”

Joplin Police tell us it was a single vehicle crash. Vehicle traveled through a metal fence and into the NE corner of the Joplin Church of Christ, 1819 East 26th.

We are told by officers the driver was the only occupant. Being transported to a Joplin area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. This is a DWI investigation.

More information will be updated here as it becomes available from the Joplin Police Department.

FOLLOW OUR SOCIALS, SEE NEWS AS YOU SURF.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Weather Drawing Submission