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Man pleads not guilty in double fatal hit-and-run

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

The man accused of killing two people in a hit-and-run in November pleaded not guilty Friday in court, according to the Richmond County Clerk of Court office. 

Derrick L. Thompkins, 25, was indicted on Feb. 4 on two counts of first-degree homicide by vehicle and one count of driving with a suspended license. 

Richmond County deputies said Thompkins hit and killed 58-year-old Jerry Mims and 44-year-old Tonya Lane in early November in the 2200 block of White Road. 

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