The Asheville Police Department has released more information about the horrific traffic accident on Tunnel Road yesterday evening that took the life of Dean Bush, 45. A homeless man, he was struck by several vehicles and dragged several miles. The APD is still investigating the case.
According to information released today by the APD, Bush was struck by a total of three vehicles. He became lodged under the third one and dragged over four miles before the driver stopped.
“When the driver exited the vehicle she noticed the pedestrian underneath,” the APD reports. So far, police have made no decision on charges related to Bush’s death.
— Bill Rhodes contributed information to this piece