Last Updated on October 19, 2019 2:16 pm
A suspect has been arrested in the death of a Florida man who succumbed to injuries from a hit and run accident on highway 221 near Grandfather Mountain last week.
North Carolina Highway Patrol Master Trooper Jeffery Swagger confirms to WataugaOnline.com that Charles Steward Bean, 55, of Creedmoor, NC has been arrested
Trooper Swagger went on to say that Bean was identified on Wednesday morning after receiving
Ignacio Giraldo, 61, of Sunrise, Florida passed away on Saturday (October 12), after being struck by a minivan that crossed the double yellow line in a curve traveling in the southbound lane. The minivan continued without stopping.
NCSHP had released photos of the suspect and vehicle earlier this