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Trial for man charged in watercraft death set for October

A P.E.I. man charged in a fatal collision last summer involving personal watercraft will go to trial later this year.

Two personal watercraft collided last August in Charlottetown Harbour

The four-day trial will be heard in P.E.I. Supreme Court in Charlottetown. (CBC)

A P.E.I. man charged in a fatal collision last summer involving personal watercraft will go on trial later this year.

Morgan Arnold MacLeod of Uigg, P.E.I., is charged with dangerous operation of a vessel causing death.

Two personal watercraft collided last August in Charlottetown Harbour.

Carter Michael Wood, 21, died in the crash.

MacLeod has pleaded not guilty.

A four-day trial in P.E.I. Supreme Court is slated to begin Oct. 21.

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