Rapid City-area police chase ends with crash, 5 injuries
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A police chase in the Rapid City area ended in a vehicle crash that injured five people.
The police department says Pennington County sheriff’s deputies tried to stop a vehicle believed to have armed drug suspects inside shortly before 9:30 a.m. Thursday. The vehicle fled, ran a stop sign at an intersection on the eastern side of Rapid City and struck a pickup truck.
Authorities say four people in the suspect vehicle and one person in the pickup were taken to a hospital, some with critical injuries. They were not immediately identified.