South Yarmouth Man Pleads Not Guilty to Motor Vehicle Homicide

PHOTO COURTESY OF YARMOUTH POLICE DEPARTMENT. Paul Dennehy

PHOTO COURTESY OF YARMOUTH POLICE DEPARTMENT.
Paul Dennehy

BARNSTABLE – A South Yarmouth man charged with motor vehicle homicide after his van allegedly struck and killed a man and injured a woman on Route 20 Saturday night, pled not guilty today in Barnstable District Court.

Paul Dennehy was released on $5,000 bail and was ordered to abstain from alcohol.

Police say Dennehy was driving under the influence when his vehicle hit Kevin Regan and Lynda Cavanaugh.

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Regan was pronounced dead and Cavanaugh was flown to a Boston area hospital with serious injuries.

He is scheduled to appear at a pre-trial hearing on February 9.