GoFundMe Launched To Help Self Family After Deadly Gaston County Diner Crash


A GoFundMe page has been established to help the victims of a deadly Bessemer City restaurant crash.

According to the GoFundMe campaign, the “proceeds raised will help family members with hospital, funeral, and other expenses they incur during this difficult recovery process.”

The campaign has already raised over $20,000 out of the $100,000 goal.

The tragic incident occurred on May 20th at around noon when Roger Self crashed his Jeep SUV into the Surf and Turf Lodge in Bessemer City, killing his own daughter and daughter-in-law, as well as injuring his wife, son and grandchild.

According to witnesses, Roger Self brought his family into the restaurant just before noon, when they were all seated, he left his seat, walked outside, got into his Jeep, and proceeded to drive into the side of the building.

Please consider helping the Self family on the GoFundMe campaign here.