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.