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Dick Trickle's brother believes the legendary NASCAR driver took his life because he could not withstand his mysterious--and severe--chest pain that doctors could not diagnose. Trickle was found dead on Thursday of what was apparently a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Show More Summary
In a chilling 9-1-1 call, NASCAR legend Dick Trickle called the 9-1-1 operator and let authorities know where they could find his body on Thursday before reportedly committing suicide. Trickle says, "There's going to be dead body...Show More Summary
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The Wisconsin racetrack where Dick Trickle forged his legacy -- winning TONS of races en route to becoming a NASCAR star -- is honoring the driver with a special pre-race ceremony when stock car season kicks off later this month, TMZ has…
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Dick Trickle, the legendary NASCAR driver who gained fame and a significant cult-like following even though he never won a Winston Cup Series race, passed away on Thursday due to an apparent self-inflicted bullet wound. The Lincoln County...Show More Summary
Boger City, NC — Dick Trickle apparently called 911 to report his own suicide yesterday. The NASCAR legend told the 911 operator the address of the emergency was a specific area of the Forest Lawn Cemetery (in North Carolina) and to look for a pickup truck. Continued Trickle (listen to embed below): “There is going [...]Show More Summary
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Dick Trickle suffered from excruciating pain under his left breast in the days before he killed himself... and was "very down" about his health situation in his final days, this according to Trickle's brother. Chuck Trickle told the Las Vegas…
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Longtime racing driver Dick Trickle not only killed himself yesterday in a North Carolina cemetery at age 71, he matter-of-factly called 911 beforehand to let police know where they would find his body, reports TMZ. The dispatcher initially didn't realize Trickle was referring to himself until he clarified, "No, I'm...
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Dick Trickle, a legendary race-car driver who died Thursday of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, was mourned with affectionate humor, which no doubt would have pleased him. The body of Trickle, 71, was found near his pick-up truck in a … Continue reading ?
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A fan favorite who gained nationwide fame because of his name, Trickle was known for both his many wins and his huge personality. But he may never have gotten over a granddaughter's death, friends say. Trickle was 71.