Truck forces cruiser off road near Attica

ATTICA – Citations of unsafe vehicle and a marked lane violation were issued after an accident between a truck and a Sheriff’s Office cruiser Wednesday evening.

A person on East US 224 reported a truck had committed multiple traffic violations, according to a Sheriff’s Office report, and Deputy Jeffrey McCoy was dispatched about 7:30 p.m.

A spokesperson for the Sheriff’s Office said the truck’s hood was up while driving, and the truck forced Deputy McCoy’s cruiser off of the roadway.

There was damage done to the Sheriff’s Office cruiser, according to the Sheriff’s Office report.

There were no injuries reported, according to the Sheriff’s Office report.

John’s Towing & Welding towed the cruiser from the scene.