Police: Woman arrested after hitting cop car


BOILING SPRING LAKES, NC (WWAY) — A Burlington woman is in the Brunswick County Jail on multiple charges following a hit and run.

Boiling Spring Lakes Police arrested Jennifer Lee Smith of Burlington following a chase on NC 133. Police say Smith was involved in a hit and run crash on Hwy 74 in Leland and left the scene down NC 133. She was later found by Boiling Spring Lakes Police. When police stopped Smith, she attempted to flee. Smith was stopped a short time later after she lost control of her car and hit a Boiling Spring Lakes Police car. No one was hurt in the crash.

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Smith was arrested and faces charges including felony fleeing to elude, driving while impaired, driving while license revoked, open container violation, assault with a deadly weapon on law enforcement, and misdemeanor child abuse.

She is being held in the Brunswick County Jail uner a $60,000 secured bond.