JOPLIN, Mo. — About 5:00 p.m. Joplin Dispatch were alerted to a serious crash at 20th and S Rangeline. 

Joplin Fire, METS ambulance, Joplin Police responded emergency. 

Sgt Ketrina Jones on scene tells, “single vehicle crash,” into a traffic control pole. Additionally she says they have summoned the JPD Major Crash Team to assemble here at 20th and Rangeline. 

This is a fatal crash. Claiming the life of the driver, who was the vehicles sole occupant.

The intersection is partially still open. However they ask you to avoid the area if possible. 

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