Chillicothe Officer Cited For Hitting Pedestrian

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 Chillicothe police officer was cited for hitting a woman crossing the street.

Officers said 62-year-old Jennifer Estabrooks was walking in the crosswalk at North Bridge and East Second Streets around 6:30 p.m. Saturday when Officer Ssamantha Taczak hit her.

Police said Taczak did not see Estabrooks.

Estabrooks was transported to Adena Medical Center for her injuries.

Taczak was cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.

The Chillicothe Police Department is investigating whether sanctions against the officer are necessary.

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