Officer Robert Bingaman (Photo: Asheville Citizen Times)
ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- WSPA-TV is reporting that an Asheville police officer has died after his cruiser went off a bridge.
Both WSPA and the Asheville Citizen-Times have identified the officer as Robert Bingaman.
According to WSPA, the accident happened Tuesday afternoon at the Jeff Bowen Bridge on I-240.
No details were provided on the cause of the accident, but photos show the cruiser on the ground, leaning upright against a column.
WSPA says Bingaman worked for the Asheville Police Department for six years.
No other information was immediately available.