Deputy Mac O’Connor was treated at Holland Hospital and released.
The crash occurred at about 5:43 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Lakewood Boulevard and Douglas Street in Holland Township.
O’Connor was eastbound on Lakewood in his Sheriff’s Office Ford Explorer. He had a green light and was passing through the Douglas intersection when his vehicle was struck behind the driver’s door by a 2006 Dodge Stratus.
The driver of the Stratus, a 37-year-old Holland woman, and her 2-year-old passenger were not injured in the crash.
The woman was arrested for child endangerment and operating while impaired. Her name was not released pending arraignment.