HERMISTON, Ore. (KOIN 6) — Oregon State Police arrested a 31-year-old woman from Hermiston on Monday on a warrant issued for her arrest in connection with an investigation into a fatal wrong-way crash on Interstate 82 in March.
An OSP trooper arrested Alicia G. Breckheimer at her residence in Hermiston around 8:30 a.m. and lodged her at the Umatilla County Jail on a warrant for the following charges:
- Manslaughter in the first degree
- Manslaughter in the second degree
- Three counts of recklessly endangering another person
- Reckless driving
Shortly before 1:30 a.m. on March 7, a Cadillac driven by Breckheimer was going west on the eastbound side of I-82 near milepost 4, Oregon State Police officials said, when she slammed into a Chrysler driven by Robert Henry Baker.
Baker, 66, died at the scene.