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Not guilty plea entered in accident that killed Fredericksburg man

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CHICKASAW COUNTY (KWWL) -

Charges were filed in a November accident that killed a Fredericksburg man and his dog.

Trisha Schneider, 18, is charged with homicide by vehicle, involuntary manslaughter and leaving the scene of a deadly accident.

According to online records, Schneider entered a written plea of not guilty on Thursday, March 15th.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, Schneider, who was 17-years old at the time of the accident, lost control of her car on 290th Street on November 8 and hit 56-year-old Scott Ray Henry of Fredericksburg, who was walking his dog on the side of the road.  Chickasaw County deputies say that Schneider, who did not have a driver's license, left the scene after the body was discovered by Henry's wife. 

Troopers say that Henry died at the scene. Schneider was not injured.

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