John Asher dies at 62; Twitter tributes pour in

Bobby Petrino offers condolences following John Asher's death
Updated: Aug. 27, 2018 at 12:42 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - John Asher, the popular face of Churchill Downs leadership, has died.

He died Monday morning of an apparent heart attack while on vacation with his family in Orlando.

Asher's death has stunned the Louisville community, as well as the thoroughbred industry. Once the news hit, many took to Twitter to share their condolences for the family of the 62-year-old vice president.

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