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Thursday, November 4, 2021

Moundville man killed in Jasper County crash

On November 3rd around 3:40 p.m. the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Jasper County along with Jasper County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident on Missouri 66 around 2 miles west of Joplin, Missouri.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 1979 Chevrolet Malibu driven by 32 year old Darrell L. Shoemaker of Moundville, Missouri attempted to cross the westbound lanes of US 66 when he was struck by a 2016 Chevrolet Silverado driven by 59 year old Robert D. McDaniel of Independence, Kansas.

Mr. Shoemaker was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident by the Jasper County Coroners Office and he was transported to the Joplin Mortuary Service. 

Mr. McDaniel sustained moderate injuries and was transported by ambulance to Freeman West Hospital for treatment.

This is Troop D of the Missouri State Highway Patrol's 119th Fatality accident of the year 2021.

View crash report below: