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Afton woman convicted of vehicular homicide given year in jail

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The Afton woman who was the driver in a 2010 Washington County crash that killed one of her passengers was sentenced last month to a year in jail.


Alicia Rae Haupert, 21, was spared a four-year prison term in the case, where she was convicted of criminal vehicular homicide. She was sentenced Sept. 16 after pleading guilty to the charge in June.

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Mike Longaecker
Mike Longaecker is the regional public safety reporter for RiverTown Multimedia. His coverage area spans St. Croix and Pierce counties. Longaecker served from 2011-2015 as editor of the Woodbury Bulletin. A University of Wisconsin-River Falls graduate, Longaecker previously reported for the Red Wing Republican Eagle and for the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau. You can follow him on Twitter at @Longaecker
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