I-40 Crash Victim Charged
Updated: Tuesday, February 19 2013, 04:17 PM EST
A Buncombe County man injured when he crashed his car on I-40 Monday night is accused of assaulting a nurse in the emergency room.
Police say 24-year-old Anthony Gardner punched a female nurse in the chest at Mission Hospital. Gardner was taken to Mission after he flipped his car near the Brevard Road exit.
He's charged with assault on emergency personnel, driving while impaired and reckless driving.