Chad Nicholson accident happened Friday 17th May 2019.
Beloved Chad Nicholson death occurred as a result of a jeep accident after he got involved in a 4-wheeling accident off Highway 245 in the foothills of Tulare County.
The rodeo announcer and voice over artist and a group of friends were visiting a cabin in the area for a yearly get-together.
Chad Nicholson accident:
Cal Fire, California Highway Patrol and Tulare County deputies responded to the scene of Chad’s death located about 20 miles above the Woodlake Lions Rodeo, which Nicholson had attended just days ago as a spectator, reports Visalia Times Report.
According to a CHP report, a tow rope snapped, sending a vehicle plunging 30-40 feet down a ravine in the mountainous terrain.
Read touching tributes from Chad’s loved ones:
- From Rafter D Rodeo:
It is with great sadness that rodeo announcer Chad Nicholson has passed away as a result of a Jeep accident yesterday.
Chad was a great ambassador of the sport. Please keep his lovely wife and best friend Jennifer and all the girls at the Riata Ranch in your thoughts and prayers. Rest In Peace Marine!
- From Kat McRaslin:
RIP chad Nicholson. We lost an Amazing announcer, cowboy and great friend today. Condolences to his family.
- From Lazy J Rodeo Safety Equipment:
It is with great sadness, that we say good bye to an iconic representative of the world of rodeo……..RIP my friend, Chad Nicholson
- From Trilby Barton, a Woodlake Lions spokeswoman:
“We all knew and loved Chad. He was a great ambassador for the sport of rodeo. We are all very saddened by this tragic news.”
- From Sheriff Mike Boudreaux:
“It saddens me greatly. My good friend and a friend to many, Chad Nicholson, a rodeo legend, went on to be with the Lord last night. My condolences and heartfelt prayers to his wife Jennifer along with his family and friends.”
“I know I will miss him and I know he will be missed by all.”
- From John Wood, a Woodlake Lions member who knew Nicholson for 25 years, introduced Nicholson to his wife, Jennifer:
“He was a great announcer and a great friend. His voice will be missed by many.”
May his soul rest in perfect peace.