The Springfield Police Department (SPD) is investigating a report of a motor vehicle accident that occurred near the intersection of Grand & National Avenue. The accident occurred just after 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 1. The SPD officers arrived and found a vehicle that had crashed near Grand and National Avenue. Inside the vehicle, they found an individual with a gunshot wound. The SPD closed the intersections of Bear & National and Grand & National to investigate the accident. During the investigation, the SPD learned that a shooting occurred at a location in north Springfield. The accident occurred while the occupants of the crashed vehicle were transporting the victim to the hospital.
If you have any information concerning this incident, you are encouraged to contact the Springfield Police Department at (417) 864-1810 or 9-1-1 for immediate assistance.
- If you witness a motor vehicle accident, contact the Springfield Police Department at 9-1-1.
- If you have information about criminal activity, report it anonymously the crime stoppers tip line at 417-869-8477.