DALLAS -- The Salem man changed with manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide in a fatal accident on Highway 223 near Rickreall Road on June 6 pleaded not guilty to the charges against him in Polk County Circuit Court June 24.
Brock R. Britt, 24, has been charged with first-degree manslaughter, second-degree manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, reckless driving, driving under the influence of intoxicants and second-degree criminal mischief.
Britt was arraigned June 24 on a Polk County grand jury indictment.
A pretrial hearing is scheduled for July 9. A trial is set for Aug. 3.