JOPLIN, Mo. — Just before 12:30 PM on Friday emergency dispatch received reports of a semi tractor-trailer rollover 1/3 mile east of Zora and Duquesne.

Immediately Webb City Fire Department, Webb City Police respond. They determine it as a non-injury crash. The crash is so close to the city limits it’s determined to be a city of Joplin crash.

The fully loaded box trailer is hauling 42,000 lbs of non-refrigerated goods. M&M Wrecker arrive about 1:00 PM. Estimates on clean-up and removal could be into the evening.

  • Empty the trailer of 42,000 lbs of cargo
  • Haul off the cargo
  • Upright the semi and trailer

Travel along the roadway will be limited for a period of time, then it will be completely shut to traffic.

  • CLOSED — Center Lane
  • DELAYED — Eastbound Zora past Duquesne
  • DELAYED — Westbound Zora past 249.
  • CLOSURE — EAST ZORA (later afternoon)

More information as it becomes available from the Joplin Police Department.