UPDATE: WSP says that 2Gabino Heredia, 22, has died at Harborview medical Center after being hit by a wrong way driver on I-82.
Justin Newhouse, 27, of Mabton, was driving the wrong way on I-82 near Buena when he hit Heredia head on in the eastbound lane. Both were injured and transported to hospitals January 25th, the night of the crash. Heredia latter succumbed to his injuries.
Charges are pending against Newhouse as WSP believes alcohol or drugs played a factor in this fatal crash.