Bryan Onderdonk eluded deputies for five hours.
A violent crash on Highway 219 and Farmington Road, south of Hillsboro, Sunday morning left a man dead.
The first deputies to arrive on the scene saw a man run into the woods.
28-year-old Bryan Onderdonk, of Tigard, broke into two house as he tried to elude capture. Police eventually found him in a house on Bald Peak Road. He was arrested without incident. Investigators say it doesn't appear that he was impaired at the time of the crash,
The victim who was killed is 50-year-old Marcos Castillo, of Vancouver.
Onderdonk will be charged and lodged in the Washington County Jail for Felony Hit and Run, Attempted Burglary I, Burglary II, Criminal Mischief II, Criminal Trespass II and Theft III.