IN MEMORY OF…. THE JUNKYARD DOG


Junkyard Dog

Junkyard DogĀ 

1952-1998 (age 45)

Sylvester Ritter, known to wrestling fans as the Junkyard Dog, was tragically killed in an automobile accident on June 2nd, 1998.

Accident reports stated that Ritter, who was on his way to visit his daughter at the time, fell asleep at the wheel of his vehicle.

He was posthumously inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2004.