Hermiston Woman Arrested for Role in Fatal Crash

A Hermiston woman is arrested for her role in a fatal crash in March.

Oregon State Police say 31 year old Alicia Breckheimer was traveling Westbound in the Eastbound lanes of Interstate 82 when she collided head on with a car driver by 66 year old Robert Baker from Ione, Oregon.

Baker was pronounced dead at the scene.  Breckheimer was extricated by firefighters and later flown to a Portland hospital.

She was lodged in the Umatilla County Jail on manslaughter in the first degree and second degree, 3 counts of recklessly endangering another person, DUI and reckless driving.