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Wrong way Driver Arrested In Fatal Crash

(Salem, OR) -- A wrong way driver has been arrested for a crash in Salem that killed another driver. The crash happened Tuesday morning on Commercial Street and Ewald Avenue Southeast. Salem Police say 38-year-old Thomas Cesna was driving the wrong way when he collided head on with a pickup. Fifty-two-year-old Jose Hernandez-Orozco was driving the truck. He was taken to Salem Hospital where he died. Cesna was also hospitalized. He'll be arrested and charged with manslaughter, reckless driving, and driving under the influence.

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