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Augusta St. back open after Greenville crash

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Troopers block off Augusta St. in Greenville. (Aug. 18, 2014/FOX Carolina) Troopers block off Augusta St. in Greenville. (Aug. 18, 2014/FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Emergency crews had part of a busy street in Greenville shut down early Monday after a chase and crash.

Augusta Street from Tallulah Drive to Oregon Street was blocked off until about 6:30 a.m. when crews reopened the roadway.

Dispatch said troopers were chasing a car that crashed and caught fire around 2:30 a.m.

A FOX Carolina crew said the driver was trapped and had to be removed.

Duke Energy crews were also on scene because a power pole was hit. According to a Duke Energy worker on scene two power poles were hit and a traffic light was brought down.

No word on that person's condition or if charges will be filed.

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