Maxfield enters not guilty plea

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

The man accused of killing a woman and her baby while driving under the influence has entered a not guilty plea.

Derrick Maxfield, 20, is charged with causing the February crash that killed Shandi Boetel and her 6-month-old baby girl.

His jury trial was set for January 25 after his appearance in court Tuesday morning.

According to court documents, Maxfield had been playing drinking games and taking shots before he got in the car and crashed into Boetel’s truck.

He told investigators he didn’t even remember driving.

11 News spoke with members of Maxfield's family and will have more on this story on 11 Today at 11 a.m. and during our nightly newscasts.

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