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Shipping Wars’ Roy Garber dies at 49 of heart attack

| January 21, 2014

One of the stars of A&E's Shipping Wars, Roy Garber, died Jan. 18 of a heart attack. He was 49.

Well-known custom truck builder, Texas fleet owner Bill Hall, Jr. dead after motorcycle wreck

| October 16, 2013

Custom truck builder and fleet owner Bill Hall, Jr., died Thursday, Oct. 10, after being struck while riding his motorcycle by his wife's Cadillac Escalade, according to reports from Hall's hometown, San Antonio.

Remembering Douglas Bench, 1967-2013

| February 20, 2013

Small fleet owner Douglas Bench passed away in January at the age of 45 -- he leaves behind a strong trucking business with family members as monument to his life.

Former OD Owner-Operator of the Month Jimmy McSwain dead at 52

| January 09, 2013

Sunco Carriers driver, TCA Owner-Operator of the Year finalist and Overdrive's April 2012 Owner-Operator of the Month Jimmy McSwain died Tuesday morning.

Former Randall-Reilly editor Max Kvidera dies in accident

| July 18, 2012

The trucking industry is mourning the death of longtime trucking/business journalist Max Kvidera.

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