Dayton woman indicted in ‘15 deadly crash


A Dayton woman has been indicted for a deadly Dayton crash in 2015.

Deshon A. Ellison, 23, was indicted on four counts of aggravated vehicular homicide and two counts each of aggravated vehicular assault and vehicular assault.

The single-vehicle crash happened Oct. 22, 2015 on Germantown Pike in Dayton. One of Ellison’s passengers died and two others were injured, according to a media release.

Ellison was reportedly driving a 2003 Ford Taurus at a high rate of speed and lost control of the vehicle in the 3800 block of Germantown Pike. She struck a utility pole and fence.

Angelaca Pleasant, 24, died at the scene. Two other passengers sustained serious injuries.

Ellison was found to have both alcohol and marijuana in her blood at the time of the crash, and also did not have a valid driver’s license.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Ellison. She is scheduled to be arraigned Dec. 15.

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