One dead after late-night pursuit in Rapid City
One person is dead after a four vehicle traffic accident near E. North Street and Spruce Street late Friday night.
According to officials, a 2005 Chevy Impala was being pursued by deputies of the Pennington County Sheriff's office. It was reported that the suspect driving the car attempted to run other vehicles off the road. A pursuit lasted less than two minutes.
The Chevy Impala struck three cars as it went through the intersection. The passenger was pronounced dead at the scene. The suspect, who was driving, and one other passenger were transported to Rapid City Regional Hospital with serious injuries.
Officials believe alcohol is a contributing factor to the crash.