A 2004 Pontiac Vibe, driven by 38 year old Eric Pierce of Bryan, failed to yield the right of way as he was attempting to head northbound across US-127. The Pontiac Vibe was struck by a 2003 Dodge Durango. The Dodge Durango was traveling northeast on US-127, and was driven by 31 year old Michelle Harbour of Wauseon. After impact the Pontiac came to rest against a utility pole off the south side of US 127. The Dodge Durango came to rest off the northeast corner of the intersection.
Eric Pierce was pronounced dead at the scene, and Michelle Harbour was taken to Bryan Community Hospital by Williams County EMS. Eric Pierce and Michelle Harbour were both wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash.
The Highway Patrol was assisted by Bryan Fire Department, Williams County EMS, and Bryan Municipal Utilities. The crash remains under investigation.