Funeral arrangements have been set for the Asheville police officer who was killed this week when the patrol car he was in crashed off a bridge.
According to Morris Funeral Home a funeral service for Robert Austin Bingaman, 37, of Asheville will take place Monday at 10 a.m. at Biltmore Baptist Church on Clayton Road in Arden.
Interment will follow at Western NC Veteran’s Cemetery in Black Mountain.
Officer Bingaman died on Tuesday after his cruiser crashed from the Jeff Bowen Bridge on Interstate 240 in Asheville. Bingaman had been with the department for six years.
A Facebook page was set up for the officer and pictures honoring his service made the rounds on social media.