City: Pleasant, Ohio
County: Marion, Ohio
Date of Accident: July 26, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2000 Oldsmobile Alero / 1993 Honda Civic
Two youths who were driver and an occupant of a 1993 Honda Civic compact car were headed south on State Route 529 in Pleasant, Marion, Ohio. They sustained injuries in a crash and were transported by Medcare EMS to Marion General Hospital on July 26, 2013 at approximately 11:55 pm. Reports from the OSHP are that an 18 year old youth was driving an Oldsmobile Alero compact car south on State Route 529, along with 16 year old Brian Jacob Manson who was driving the Honda. He stopped at the County Route 529 intersection and was allegedly struck by the driver of the Oldsmobile, who was turning east on State Route 529. the 18 year old youth was charged and Manson, along with an occupant of his car, 17 year old Raymond William Bilqer were injured.
Stop signs were a contributing factor in 7,331 injury crashes in Ohio in 2010. Pleasant, Marion, Ohio, whose population in 2011 was 4,368, suffered 28 injury crashes, which resulted in 43 persons being injured. Accidents in which drivers failed to maintain an assured clear distance ahead were 18,889 in 2011. Accidents that were rear end crashes in 2011 were 22,056 of 81,986 in Ohio. Crashes that occurred when it was dark not lighted were 479 that resulted in injuries.