Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On September 1st at 10:48 am, Officers from the Springfield Police Department were dispatched to a serious injury accident at College and West Bypass. A 1999 Harley Davidson motorcycle driven Gary W. Jones, age 65, of Springfield, was northbound on West Bypass. A 2006 Ford Freestyle driven by Jenny Stiles, age 47 of Harrison, Arkansas, was westbound to go southbound from College to West Bypass. The vehicles collided in the intersection. Jones was ejected from the motorcycle and was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Next of kin has been notified. Impairment is not suspected and the investigation is on-going. This is the 13th Fatal Crash in Springfield in 2018.
# # #
Case number: 18-34581Media Contact: Lt. Chris Wells417firstname.lastname@example.org