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Man in court for leaving scene of fatal crash

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A driver accused in a deadly hit-and-run crash faced a judge Monday morning.

Derrick Gulch's bond was set at $20,000. His appearance was continued until Tuesday so he can hire a lawyer.

Police say the 26-year-old was behind the wheel of the truck that hit and killed Thressa James early Friday morning.

The deadly crash happened on North Detroit near Willamont.

Police say a witness led them to Gulch after seeing news reports about the incident.

Gulch is facing a felony charge for allegedly leaving the scene of the fatal accident.

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