The search for a new home went severely sour when four people were injured in a two-car collision Wednesday afternoon.
As he was trying to cross U.S. 321 Business and turn left, Michel West pulled into the pat of an oncoming Chevrolet Impala.
"I pulled out of Dogwood Hills," he said. "I didn't see her coming."
The report of a dead body in a pond drew investigators to Rock Barn Golf and Spa late Tuesday.
A sonar search of the water didn't reveal anything out of the ordinary, and now sheriff's deputies return their attention to the the unusual circumstances around a Hickory man's disappearance six days ago.