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Galena Resident Dies In Two-Vehicle Crash

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The Joplin Police Department worked a deadly crash at 7th and Tri State Tuesday evening (April 24).

Authorities say 58-year-old Mark Rohr, driving a Dodge Durango, was turning east from the stop sign at 7th and Tri State Road.  38-year-old Donald D. Kidwell III was driving a Kawasaki Ninja westbound on 7th street when he hit the rear driver's side of the Durango.  Kidwell was thrown from the motorcycle.

Kidwell of Galena, KS died from his injuries at Mercy Hospital.  Rohr wasn't injured in the crash.

The Joplin Police Department Major Crash Team is investigating the crash.  This is the 5th fatality crash of 2018 for the Joplin Police Department.

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