City: Pierce, Ohio
County: Clermont, Ohio
Date of Accident: July 5, 2013
Type of Accident: Motor Vehicle Accident – 2005 Saab / 2001 Nissan X-Trail
Joshua Richard Crousey, a 31-year-old man of New Richmond, Ohio, was injured in an accident that occurred in Pierce, Clermont, Ohio on July 5, 2013 at approximately 8:01 am. Police reports are that a 2005 Saab midsize car was being driven by the man, as he tried to negotiate a curve up a hill, as the 27 year old driver of a Nissan X-Trail SUV was doing the same while she was traveling south , headed downhill. The SUV allegedly began to skid on the wet pavement and traveled left of the center of the road. The SUV struck the car, after which the car slid off the road and struck a highway sign. The woman was charged and the man treated at the scene. Ajax towed both vehicles.
Those accidents in which vehicles were sideswiped in opposite directions were 1,044 that caused injuries in 2011. In Pierce, Clermont Ohio, in 2011, the population was 12,226 there were a total of 86 injury crashes, which resulted in 123 injuries. Those accidents, which occurred when the time was wet, amounted to 13,826 injury crashes. The total accidents, which occurred in the rain, were 25,342 with 6,618, which caused injuries. Crashes that were caused by drivers traveling at unsafe speeds last year were 4, 778 that caused injuries.