Wrong way driver sentenced for fatal crash

A Eugene woman will spend 10 years in prison for crashing into another vehicle, leaving one man dead.

Posted: Nov 3, 2017 4:49 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- A Eugene woman who pleaded guilty to manslaughter was sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Brandi Gonzales was sentenced for a wrong way crash that killed a man in Eugene.

In August, she was driving the wrong way on West 7th in Eugene, trying to get away from sheriff's deputies. While she was trying to escape, she smashed into another car, killing Eran Schlesinger.

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