The man allegedly responsible for the death of three Carrot River teens in May was in Melfort court Tuesday.

Normand Mark Joseph Lavoie, who crashed into the car occupying the three teens has been charged with three counts of criminal negligence causing death, and one count of criminal negligence causing bodily harm.

Lavoie crashed into the vehicle on May 3rd at a traffic stop in a construction zone. The vehicle being driven by the boys then collided with a truck, which hit another vehicle.

A flagperson at the scene was also airlifted to ambulance with injuries.

Lavoie is due back in court in Melfort on November 17th.