Danville police arrested a 26-year-old man after he allegedly struck his sister-in-law with a vehicle.
It happened about 6 p.m. Wednesday outside a residence on Highland Court, Danville police Capt. Glenn Doan said.
Christopher D. West argued with his sister-in-law, Amanda Snow, outside 114 Highland Court, where both live, Doan said.
As the disagreement became more heated, West got into a vehicle and began backing up, Doan said.
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In the process, the rear of the car struck Snow, knocking her down, police said. West then lost control of the car, crossed into another yard and struck the porch of a house at 116 Highland Court, officers said.
West ran off but was arrested later after an off-duty officer spotted him on Second Street, police said.
West is charged with second-degree assault and leaving the scene of an accident, Doan said.
Snow was treated for scrapes and was released from the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, police said.