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Year later, man involved in deadly crash arrested

DES MOINES - A man accused of hitting and killing a motorcycle driver has been arrested and booked into Polk County jail, nearly a year after the accident.

Jack Janda was arrested on Tuesday. He's charged with homicide by vehicle-reckless driving, homicide by vehicle-OWI related, and leaving the scene of an accident resuling in death

The incident happened on October 29th on Polk City Drive. Joseph Davis was driving his motorcycle through a construction zone. He died when a minivan crashed into him.

It's not clear what took so long for the investigation to lead to Janda. He remains in Polk County jail as of Tuesday night.

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