On June 9, 2015, we reported that James Rogers of Port Arthur, Texas and his beloved dog, passed away while locked inside his 2007 Corvette. A battery cable was found to be loose on his 2007 Corvette and as a result, the electronic door release button wouldn’t work to open the doors. As a result, […]
Thursday (April 21, 2016) marked a tragic day for the music community when news broke that Prince had passed away at his Paisley Park residence at the age of 57. In the Corvette community, Prince was best known for his chart topping hit “Little Red Corvette”. Upon his passing yesterday, Chevrolet crafted an amazing and […]
A daughter whose father tragically lost his life when he became trapped in his car says she’s still in shock over his death.
PORT ARTHUR, TX- The Port Arthur, Texas Police Department said a man appeared to have struggled to get out of his C6 Corvette before he was found dead Monday afternoon still inside the car. Port Arthur Police Department, Maj. Raymond Clark said the 72-year-old man’s Corvette is equipped with electric locks and doors which appeared […]
By Bart Barnes The Washington Post October 25 at 6:31 PM In his day job, Richard K. Thompson Jr. pulled teeth and filled cavities. He did root canals and installed crowns. He was a fourth-generation Washingtonian, the grandson of a physician and the son of a dentist with whom he shared the early years of […]