Serious accident leaves one person with life-threatening injuries

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA TV) - Two cars collided on Deadwood Ave. after a vehicle traveling southbound swerved into the northbound lane, hitting a truck head on.

The driver of the southbound car was taken to the hospital with what police said were life-threatening injuries. The other vehicle contained two passengers, one was a teenager riding in the front seat of the truck. Both were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Deadwood Ave was blocked off for a few hours between Plant St. and Commerce Rd. This section is now back open.

Rapid City Police was contacted for an update on Sunday, Nov. 12, but they did not have any new information. Any new information will be posted when it is available.