Saint Joseph,

Nearby Neighbor reacts to deadly motorcycle accident

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Mark Wise, a nearby homeowner, said what happened last night sadly isn’t anything new. "We see a lot of motorcycles going up and down the street late at night mostly," He said. Wise’s home in the Northridge Place neighborhood sits just behind the intersection of N Belt...
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14-Year Old Killed in St. Joseph Accident

A 14-year old boy from Savannah was killed in an accident Saturday night in St. Joseph. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that the crash occurred as a vehicle driven by 34-year old St. Joseph resident Anna Alison was southbound on North Belt Highway. Allison slowed to turn onto Northridge Drive. As she proceeded through the intersection, the 14-year old boy approached the intersection driving a motorcycle. He struck Allison’s vehicle on the front passenger side. The boy was ejected and came to rest in the roadway north of the intersection.
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Saint Joseph,

14-year-old boy dies in crash at St. Joseph intersection

A 14-year old Savannah boy was fatally injured when the motocross bike he was operating collided with a car at a St. Joseph intersection. The boy was pronounced dead at Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph about two and one-half hours after the Saturday night crash. The driver of the car, 34-year old Anna Allison of St. Joseph was not reported hurt.
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Saint Joseph,

2 arrested after police recover stolen car

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Two people are in custody after an attempt to recover a stolen car leads to an hours-long situation with police Saturday morning. The incident started around 7:30 a.m. when police found the car and attempted to pull it over. Police said the driver took off and was...
Nodaway County,

Clearmont man killed in Nodaway County crash

(Wilcox) — A Clearmont man was killed and two others injured in a Nodaway County crash Friday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says law enforcement responded to a wreck around 8:45 a.m. Friday on Highway 71 south of 224th Street near Wilcox. The patrol says 68-year-old David W. Cruth of Clearmont was driving a 1995 Chevrolet truck southbound when he attempted to avoid a 1999 Ford dump truck driven by 22-year-old Kelton D. Emery of Maryville that was stopped in the intersection.
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Juvenile rider dies after dirt bike collided with car

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — Authorities cannot released the name of a juvenile killed in a crash Saturday night in St. Joseph. The collision reportedly occurred at North Belt Highway and Northridge Drive around 10:00 p.m., when a car turned across the path of a dirt bike. The fourteen year old was transported to a local hospital after striking the passenger side of the vehicle. The victim passed away around midnight this (Sun) morning at Mosaic Life Care.

16-year-old girl injured after demolishing car on Route EE

A 16-year old Excelsior Springs girl was taken to Cameron Regional Medical Center, with minor injuries, after the car she was driving overturned north of Cameron. The accident happened Friday evening at Highway 69 and Route EE as the car was northbound on Highway 69, continued northbound onto Route EE, went off the right side of the road, crossed back to the left and off the left side of the roadway, and overturned.

Four-Car Crash on I-35 Injures 4 Individuals

A four-vehicle accident on Interstate 35 in Clinton County injured 4 individuals. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred around 1:30 on Friday afternoon 1 mile north of Holt as a vehicle slowed for traffic ahead. That vehicle was then struck from behind. That continued a chain of crashes involving 4 cars.

Child driving a motorcycle dies in crash Saturday night

A 14-year-old Savannah male was pronounced dead from a crash while riding a motorcycle on the North Belt Highway Saturday night. The crash occurred as a Toyota Camry was turning east onto Northridge Drive when the motorcycle approached the intersection and struck the Camry. The teen was ejected from the motorcycle and came to rest north of the intersection according to Highway Patrol crash reports.
Saint Joseph,

St. Joe's rezoning issue creates potential problems for citizens

Following the South Side flood, officials with the City of St. Joseph realized they had a unique problem — large areas of town are improperly zoned, creating a predicament for citizens. When Contrary Creek overflowed and destroyed homes, residents couldn’t rebuild because their properties weren’t zoned residential. The city rezoned...
Saint Joseph,

Man, woman in custody after Saturday standoff

No one has been significantly injured after local law enforcement detained two people Saturday amid their alleged refusal for a four-hour period to exit a home in south St. Joseph. Neither subject has been named at this time. The first, a 36-year-old man, is under investigation for stealing a motor...
Saint Joseph,

Public invited to 'Night Out' with law enforcement

Hundreds of law enforcement agencies nationwide plan an event for the same night to bring families out and get to know people in the community. This year, National Night Out will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 3. The St. Joseph Police Department’s event will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Civic Center Park, said Sgt. Roy Hoskins. Last year the event was delayed into October due to COVID-19, but Hoskins said that didn’t affect turnout. The hope is to have even more people participate this year.