Body of Transient Found at Truck Stop
A man’s body was discovered at a Joplin truck stop between a tractor trailer’s wheels and the curb.
Joplin police don’t suspect foul play in the death of the transient man at the Pilot travel plaza lot.
Captain Trevor Duncan said the department is investigating the cause of death and working to contact next of kin which can be difficult with a transient individual but the man has been identified. .