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Iowa alleged wrong-way drunk driver accused of homicide after fatal crash


This news story was published on January 12, 2019.
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DES MOINES – An Iowa alleged wrong-way drunk driver is accused of homicide after a fatal crash.

On November 10, 2018, a two vehicle crash occurred in the westbound lanes of Interstate 80 near the east mix master in Des Moines. A vehicle driven by Zlatan Vukasinovic, 39, of Des Moines, was travelling eastbound in the westbound lanes of Interstate 80 and struck a westbound vehicle head-on, driven by Franklin Sylalom, 31, of Des Moines. The head-on crash resulted in the death of Sylalom.

On Wednesday, January 9, 2019, Zlatan Vukasinovic was booked into the Polk County Jail on the charges of:

– Homicide by Vehicle – Reckless Driving $200,000 Bond
– Homicide by Vehicle – OWI No Bond

Reportedly, Sylalom was the driver in a high-speed crash back in 2003 when he was just 16-years-old that took the lives of three other teens.

Zlatan Vukasinovic

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2 Responses to Iowa alleged wrong-way drunk driver accused of homicide after fatal crash

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    January 13, 2019 at 6:52 am

    Visa over stayed ?

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    January 13, 2019 at 1:54 am

    Karma He lost his life after taking three before.