Single car crash in Jasper County

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A 25 year old man was killed in a single vehicle crash 2.5 miles west of Joplin. The accident occurred at 10:20PM last night (September 20th). According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Gary Gibson, of Joplin, MO, was driving his vehicle eastbound on Malang Road. Gibson’s vehicle ran off the roadway struck a culvert, a tree, and overturned onto its top. Gibson was pronounced dead at the scene. MHP did confirm that Gibson was wearing a safety restraint.

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