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Trial Set for Vt. Man in Wrong-Way Crash That Killed 5 Teens

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    Victims in Wrong-Way Crash Remembered

    Mary Harris, Cyrus Zschau, Liam Hale, Eli Brookens and Janie Cozzi are being mourned Monday after a deadly weekend crash. (Published Monday, Oct. 10, 2016)

    A Vermont man accused in a wrong-way crash that killed five teenagers is going on trial.

    Steven Bourgoin has pleaded not guilty to five counts of murder for the Oct. 8, 2016, crash on Interstate 89 in Williston.

    His trial is expected to start on Monday.

    Police say Bourgoin drove the wrong way on the interstate and crashed into an oncoming car, before stealing a police cruiser and causing more crashes.

    Five Teens Killed in Wrong-Way Vermont Crash

    [NECN] Five Teens Killed in Wrong-Way Vermont Crash
    Five young people are dead following a crash with a wrong-way driver on Interstate 89 in Williston, Vermont State Police said.
    (Published Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016)

    Four Harwood Union High School students and a friend who attended Kimball Union Academy in New Hampshire were killed.

    Lawyers for the 38-year-old Bourgoin are expected to use an insanity defense.

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