Joplin crash claims one life, sends one to the hospital with critical injuries

JOPLIN, Mo. – One person is dead and another in critical condition after an accident in Joplin.

The crash occurred in the 2800 block of South Range Line. Officials with the Joplin Police Department say the crash involved a passenger car and a motorcycle. The driver of the motorcycle was transported to a local hospital but later died from their injuries. The driver of the car was taken to a local hospital and is listed in critical condition.

The JPD Major Crash Team is currently conducting an investigation.