(Atlantic) The Griswold woman set to go to trial this month in connection with the 2010 fatality accident west of Atlantic has pleaded guilty.
On June 4, 2010, Christine Riedeman was operating a 2010 Jeep Wrangler, westbound on Highland Road. Riedemann lost control of the Jeep, entered the ditch, and struck a utility pole between Front and Pearl Streets. Katrina L. Christensen, a passenger in the vehicle died in the accident. Court records show two blood draws were taken from Riedemann and were above the legal limit at .221% and .162%.
Riedeman pleaded guilty last week on a charge of homicide by a motor vehicle. She was scheduled to go to trial on December 13.
A sentencing date has been set for January 23, at 9:00 a.m.
December 1, 2011