Driver in fatal crash pleads not guilty

GREENFIELD — Charles Goodman, the driver of a church bus that overturned on Interstate 70, killing a 6-year-old boy last week, appeared in court for the first time Tuesday.

Goodman, 53, pleaded not guilty to reckless homicide, a Level 5 felony, and driving while suspended, a Class A misdemeanor. 

Goodman appeared before Hancock County Court Commissioner Scott Sirk, who set a cash bond of $30,000.

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Samm Quinn is a reporter at the Greenfield Daily Reporter. She can be reached at 317-477-3275 or