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Chicago Man Pleads Not Guilty to Causing a Coles Co. Fatal Ax

Thursday, 21 March 2013

A Chicago man accused of causing a fatal accident near Mattoon has pleaded not guilty.

25-year-old Michael Fogarty is charged with aggravated driving under the influence after authorities say he caused a four vehicle accident near Lerna Road.

They say Fogarty was driving west on Illinois Route 16 when he failed to reduce speed and ran into a vehicle driven by Rosemary Ryan.

Police say Ryan's car ran into two others.

Nine people were injured and one was killed.

Fogarty's next court appearance is set for May 2nd.

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