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Woman arrested on suspicion of DUI with child in car

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CARLISLE, Pa. (WHTM) -

A Chambersburg woman was taken into custody after she reportedly hit a police car while drunk with a 6-year-old child in her vehicle.

State police said the incident happened just before 5 p.m. on Friday evening on Interstate 81 at mile marker 43 in Cumberland County.

According to officials, 42-year-old Amanda Anderson of Chambersburg was stopped in her car in the center grass median. A trooper went to check on her, and authorities say Anderson started to drive towards the police car and proceeded to hit it.

Anderson was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI.

Officials said Anderson had a 6-year-old girl in her car at the time of the crash.

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