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      Romnek pleads not guilty in drunken driving crash

      Zachary Romnek (Oconto Co. Jail)
      Zachary Romnek (Oconto Co. Jail)
      OCONTO - The suspect in a fatal drunken driving crash pleaded not guilty Wednesday.

      No trial date was set for Zachary Romnek. He returns to court Aug. 14 for a motions hearing.

      Romnek was drinking before he lost control of his truck March 29 in Oconto County and hit a tree. Thornton Gressler, 19, of Bonduel was killed.

      Romnek faces five counts, includes homicide by intoxicated use of a motor vehicle.