(Atlantic) A new pre-trial date has been set for the Griswold woman facing charges in a fatality accident that occurred west of Atlantic on June 4, 2010.
Christine Annette Riedeman was set to go trial tommorrow on a charge of vehicular homicide and possession of a control substance, marijuana, in connection with the single-vehicle accident that resulted in the death of her passenger Katrina L. Christensen. The new pre-trial date is set for December 13, 2011.
Riedemann was allegedly operating a 2010 Jeep Wrangler, while intoxicated, westbound on Highland Road. Riedemann lost control of the Jeep, entered the ditch, and struck a utility pole between Front and Pearl Streets. Court records show two blood draws were taken from Riedemann and were above the legal limit at .221% and .162%. Marijuana was also found to be in the possession of Riedemann and it was confirmed from the DCI Laboratory.
Katrina Lynn Christensen was 44-years-old at the time of the crash.
August 22, 2011