Mississippi man to stand trial in traffic death

LIBERTY, Miss. (AP) - A Smithdale man has been indicted on a charge of negligent vehicular homicide in the Aug. 11, 2009, death of a Fernwood woman.

Prosecutors say Tyler Cunningham is charged in the death of Susan Haskins, a student at the University of Mississippi. Haskins was a passenger in Cunningham's pickup truck when it ran off a bridge in rural Amite County.

The Enterprise-Journal reports Cunningham was arraigned on the charge Wednesday in Amite County Circuit Court. Circuit Judge Forrest A.

Johnson set Cunningham's trial for Oct. 28. Cunningham remains free on $125,000 bond