At approximately 1103 on 5-3-2017 Miami Police received a call to the area of 16th and the rail road tracks for a woman who had been struck by a train. The conductor of the train had called and stated a pedestrian had been standing on the tracks in that location. The pedestrian was a 57-year-old woman whose identity had not yet been confirmed. The woman was transported and being treated for injuries sustained in the collision. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
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On most days you can find Modot emergency response operator Roy Cota on the highways surrounding Joplin, clearing accidents and assisting motorists and local first responders. But that job would be impossible without assistance from the Transportation Management Center of the Ozarks, commonly referred to as the "TMC."More >>
A Joplin building owner is a step closer to being able to renovate two downtown buildings. The Joplin Redevelopment Corporation or JRC said yes to the plan from Lori and Jeremy Haun that could bring new businesses to the 900 block of Main.More >>
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