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CHIPLEY, Fla - The man accused of killing three linemen in Washington County back in October in front of a judge again this morning.

Goedtke was seen in front of Judge Tim Register early Thursday morning where he entered a plea of not guilty. 

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, John Goedtke of Tampa was driving northbound on State Road 77 towing a U-Haul trailer when he left the roadway and hit three utility workers as they were attempting to restore power.

Goedtke fled the scene but was found by the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

He is facing charges of three counts of vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a crash involving death and driving with license suspended or revoked causing seriously bodily injury or death. 

Goedtke will appear before the court again February 18.

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