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Testimony begins in state trooper's trial

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James Heath Moss faces two counts of criminally negligent homicide. James Heath Moss faces two counts of criminally negligent homicide.
LIMESTONE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Opening statements and testimony began Monday in the trial of a state trooper charged in connection with a fatal wreck in Limestone County.

James Heath Moss faces two counts of criminally negligent homicide. Investigators said Moss was responding to another accident when he hit a vehicle on Lucas Ferry Road. 

Authorities said that car ended up on fire in a field; the Gossetts died in the crash.

Monday, prosecutors said Moss was traveling at no more than 106 miles per hour, not 120 as he was originally accused of.

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