A truck driver allegedly involved in a fatal crash that killed a bus driver outside Pimpinio last year has been committed to stand trial in the County Court.
Timothy Walsh, 37, is accused of driving a B-Double that left the road and lost its trailer on the Western Highway in the early hours of July 11, 2019.
It's alleged a bus carrying more than 40 passengers collided into the detached trailer.
The bus driver, Emil Pich, 60, died at the scene, and more than 40 people were treated at the Wimmera Base Hospital after the incident.
Mr Walsh will stand trial on charges of culpable driving, dangerous driving, causing death, dangerous driving causing serious injury and drug-related driving charges.
The South Australian resident pleaded not guilty to the offences in the Horsham Magistrates' Court on Friday.
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The Major Collision Investigation Unit laid charges against Mr Walsh in July this year.
Mr Walsh and his passenger were not injured in the incident.
Mr Walsh will appear before the Horsham County Court later this year.
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