Photos: Downtown trolley wreck

No one was seriously injured when an out of control trolley struck a trashcan and lamppost on the corner of Haywood Street and Battery Park Avenue Thursday afternoon, coming to rest against the awning of the historic Miles building, which houses the Mountain Xpress offices. The crash drew a large crowd and quick response from the nearby Asheville Police Department office.


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One thought on “Photos: Downtown trolley wreck

  1. justin clark

    What do you mean “out of control”? That makes me think there was no human being operating the vehicle. If that was the case, the city should pursue a lawsuit against the operator for damages. If there was a driver, they should obviouslybe jailed for public endangerment, and the lawsuit remains!

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