Bessemer City Obituaries

Bessemer City Obituaries

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  • Jul 28, 2015 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company 

    Motorcycle accident investigation concluded

    The North Carolina Department of Transportation has concluded its investigation into the accident that claimed the lives of two motorcyclists, Joseph and Michelle Dunlap of Bessemer City on June 6. Joseph Dunlap was a Shriner and the Dunlaps were in town attending the Shriners parade that took place that day in Maggie Valley. The accident took place near the Dollar General store close to the intersection of U.S. 19 and U.S. 276 N. The Dunlaps were traveling in the left lane, heading westbound on U.S. 19/U.S. 276, as an SUV driven by Billy Case, of Maggie Valley was exiting the store, making a left-hand turn into eastbound lane.