Semi runs over motorcyclist, driver arrested


ROCK COUNTY, WI (WTVO) – An Illinois man is in custody following a deadly Rock County crash from earlier this week.

Officers arrested Branko Jovanovic, 29, of Lyons. Witnesses told investigators on Wednesday they saw a semi run a red light near the off ramp at I39/90 on HWY 11, crashed into a motorcyclist, and kept going. The motorcyclist died at the scene.

Authorities determined Jovanovic was behind the wheel. He’s charged with hit and run causing death. He’s due to appear in Rock County court Friday, September 27th, at 3pm.

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