Driver Charged in August Fatality
The limousine driver in the August 11th crash on I-26 that claimed the lives of a Pennsylvania couple has been charged.
Rodney Koon, 46, of Asheville was charged with DWI and two counts of Felony Death by Motor Vehicle.
He was released on a $55,000 unsecured bond.
The crash happened on Sunday, August 11th,2013, just after 11AM on I-26 east, past the I-40/I-240 interchanges.
When first responders arrived at the scene, they found a white 2003 Lincoln Town Car that had struck a large tree over an embankment. The vehicle contained two rear seat passengers and the driver.
William Reid, 26, and Jamie Reid, 25, both from the Philadelphia, PA area will killed in the crash.
Deadly Wreck Investigation