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Delaware county man arrested for vehicular homicide

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DELAWARE COUNTY (KWWL) -

A Delaware County man has been arrested for vehicular homicide in connection with a fatal crash last month.

Dean Dempster III was driving east of Earlville, Iowa on December 21, 2013 when he lost control of the truck he was driving.   Brittany Honkomp died in the crash.  She was a passenger in Dempster's vehicle.

The Iowa Dept. of Public Safety says Dempster drank several mixed drinks and beers at local bars prior to the crash.

He was arrested on Friday and is being held with a $500,000 bond at the Delaware County Jail.

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