Driver dies after pickup hits pole

A man died Thursday after crashing his pickup into a utility pole on the city’s near-southwest side about 9 p.m. Witnesses said the truck was going west on Minnesota Street before spinning several times and sliding into the pole. Emergency workers took about 15 minutes to free the man from the crushed vehicle. He was taken to Wishard Hospital in critical condition but did not survive.

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