The Sheldon Police Department reports that about 1:30 PM, 66-year-old Eileen Schwartz of Sheldon was northbound on Old Highway 60 in a 2002 Mitsubishi. Seventeen-year-old Alexa Schut of Sheldon was also northbound on Old 60 behind Schwartz in a 2004 Ford pickup.
Schwartz slowed down to make a left turn onto Marietta Street, into the Hills Park area. Schut says she did not see that Schwartz was slowing down until it was too late, and rear-ended the Schwartz Mitsubishi.
Schwartz’s Mitsubishi received $3000 damage. Schut’s Ford pickup received $1500 damage.
There were no injuries reported.
Schut was charged with Failure to Maintain Control.