Suspect driving with child in vehicle arrested after hitting police car following chase

A suspect driving with a child in their vehicle was arrested Thursday afternoon after leading authorities on a chase and hitting a police car. 

The pursuit started at approximately 3 p.m. near Eleanor Avenue and Rio Linda Boulevard before ending by Del Paso Boulevard and Glendale Avenue when the suspect intentionally hit a police vehicle, according to the Sacramento Police Department.

After hitting the collision, police say the suspect proceeded to drive over a residential fence and onto the lawn of a home. 

The police officer in the vehicle that was hit was not injured, and the child passenger in the suspect's vehicle was transported to the hospital as a precaution. 

The suspect was arrested following the incident. 

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