Two hospitalized after crash in Joplin

JOPLIN, Mo. — A two-vehicle crash on a busy Joplin road sends two people to the hospital today.

It happened just before 3:00 p.m. at 17th and Range line Road.

Joplin police tell us on scene one vehicle ran a red light which ultimately caused the collision.

Authorities are still working to determine which vehicle it was.

Two people were rushed to the hospital with minor injuries.

The crash caused northbound lanes to be closed and traffic to divert onto nearby streets.

The investigation is still ongoing and we will provide you with the latest details as they are made available.

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