Vehicle strikes power pole near 5th Street and Saint Joseph Street, public asked to avoid area

RAPID CITY, S.D. — A serious crash, which involved a vehicle striking a power pole, has occurred in the in the area of 5th Street and Saint Joseph Street.

Black Hills Energy is now on scene working to address the damage to the pole.

The Rapid City Police Department is asking the public to stay away from the area at this time.

Traffic that is traveling southbound on 5th Street is being diverted while northbound traffic is down to one lane.

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