Man arrested after chase, crash involving Pickerington police cruiser

A man crashed into a Pickerington Police Cruiser (Carl Todhunter/WBNS-10TV)

PICKERINGTON, Ohio - Pickerington Police captured a man who hit a police cruiser during an attempt to elude officers.

A sergeant tells 10TV that an officer attempted to make a traffic stop on a car in a new complex, Redbud Commons apartments on Diley Road. According to police, the driver did not stop and hit the officer's cruiser during an attempt to escape.

The driver ended up crashing into some trees at Hill Road and Diley Road.

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That person then took off on foot, but officers caught him nearby.

Police did have to use a taser on the suspect.

There are no reports of anyone being injured from the two crashes.