Monday Miracle on I-44 East as woman survives horrific crash scene

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Local heroes responded first on the highway.  You can see in the comments on our LIVE report.  Then #JoplinFire arrived and extricated her from the SUV.  The Adult was female transported to an area hospital with unknown injuries according to the Joplin Police Department.  
• Unnamed friends of the driver updated us privately she has moderate injuries and is awaiting surgery. 
• She was alert when being transported from the scene. She was also a restrained driver.  

From the LIVE social media report: “She was actually in good shape considering what happened. I talked with her the whole time and tried to keep her calm… she asked me to call her mom and so I did and pulled as much debris of her as I could… the steering wheel came completely off in my hand. I watched it happen and it was insane.” – J

“This is mom!! And she’s doing fine! Few boken bones, cut up and bruised!! Thank you for all the prayers!!” – mom

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