Adair County Undersheriff Tommy Fain was taken to a hospital Friday night, after his patrol unit was hit during a car chase.
Police said the chase started in West Siloam around 8:00 p.m. and continued into Adair County, where Fain's unit was struck.
40/29 News does not yet know why the chase started, but police said the suspect has been arrested.
Fain is not in serious condition, but is having difficulty breathing.
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