A woman suffered a serious head injury Tuesday morning after tumbling out of a stolen truck that was fleeing from Kansas City police.
The driver of the stolen pickup truck was arrested after the brief high-speed chase.
The incident began shortly before 10 a.m. Tuesday when officers spotted a truck that had been reported stolen.
The truck driver refused to stop, and as police pursued it, a woman fell from the vehicle in the area of 26th Street and Michigan Avenue.
Officers on the scene reported that the woman sustained a serious head injury, and an ambulance was called.
The driver of the truck continued eluding police until he was taken into custody in the area of 59th and Olive streets.