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Central crash

One man was transported to a local hospital after he rolled his pickup truck at 32nd Street West and Central Avenue Wednesday evening.

A man was taken to a Billings hospital Wednesday evening after the pickup he was driving hit a power pole and flipped, police said.

Billings police responded around 6:30 p.m. to a reported wreck at 32nd Street West and Central Avenue. It appeared that the Dodge pickup had been traveling south on 32nd Street West when it hit a light pole and rolled onto its roof.

When Officer Jeff Stovall arrived on scene, chest compressions were being performed on the man, he said. American Medical Response transported him to a Billings hospital with unknown injuries. Police did not know the man's age or where he was from. It was unclear what caused the single-vehicle crash.

A NorthWestern Energy truck also responded to the scene to check on the power pole that the pickup struck.

Police partially closed the intersection to traffic while they investigated.

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CORRECTION

This story was updated at 9:10 p.m. to correct which agency responded first to the scene. Billings Police Department arrived first, according to a tweet from the department.

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