The crash happened around 9:30 Tuesday night just east of Pleasant Hill. Twenty-eight-year-old Stephen Graber of Pleasant Hill was killed in the crash. Graber was a passenger in a car driven by 23-year-old Dylan Winker of Waukee.
Police say Winker’s car was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes of University Avenue and collided head-on with an SUV. The two people in the SUV, 72-year-old Brownnie Polley and 70-year-old Cheryll Polley, were injured. The couple is from Carlisle. There’s no word on their conditions. Winker also remain hospitalized.
Police say charges are pending and they’re trying to determine if alcohol was a factor in the crash.