Attica woman cited in accident with cruiser

An Attica woman whose vehicle struck a Seneca County Sheriff’s Office cruiser on US 224 Dec. 22 has been cited.

Maisen E. Machiusi, 18, was cited with assured clear distance ahead, according to Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court records.

Machiusi was driving a 2016 Chevrolet Cruze east on US 224 in Eden Township, failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead and struck a 2011 Ford Crown Victoria as it slowed, according to the State Highway Patrol’s accident report.

Deputy Keegan Walter was taken by the sheriff’s office to Mercy Health – Tiffin Hospital and has returned to duty, according to sheriff’s office and State Highway Patrol reports.

Both drivers were wearing seatbelts, the accident report states.