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Driver faces charges in fatal accident

The driver of a vehicle that struck and killed 40-year-old bicyclist Penny Verdeck of Glencoe on April 26 is facing three criminal charges in connection to the accident.
Emily Louise Givens, 25, of Prior Lake, has been charged in McLeod County District Court with a felony count of vehicular homicide resulting in death, a misdemeanor count of careless driving and a misdemeanor count of unlawful use of a wireless communication device while driving.

Givens will make her first court appearance Monday, Aug. 31, before Judge Terrence Conkel.