There is currently one lane open for northbound 71 HWY at 32nd St. The northbound on-ramp from 32nd St. onto 71 HWY is currently closed due to the crash. It is estimated the ramp will be closed for 5-7 hours so crew can clean up the debris from the crash.
It is encouraged that motorist avoid that area and find alternate routes. MoDOT along with the Joplin Police Department will be on scene to help with the flow of traffic.