Who was Steve Richards and what was his cause of death? PRN Radio Broadcaster, Passes Away: The news is coming from Charlotte in N.C., Steve Richards who has worked for the Performance Racing Network in order to help and provide radio overage of NASCAR events, he has been doing this for more than 30 years, he has died on Wednesday in the morning from complications related to Covid-19. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Who was Steve Richards?
Richards got hospitalized for numerous weeks prior to his passing, it has been stated by NASCAR officials, Steve Richards, longtime friend, and colleague of the PRN team passed away last night. Steve had been a key part of so many broadcasts. He was loved and respected by the NASCAR community. He will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones.”
His passing news occurred after he was reportedly seen in a critical condition and placed on a ventilator about a month ago, Anchor Mark Garrow wrote “Steve Richards has helped produce my radio show for well over 2 decades, has been a PRN pit reporter for many years and more importantly is a good guy. Because of Covid he’s now in critical condition and was put on a ventilator this morning. Please lift him up in your prayers.”
How did Steve Richards die?
a GoFundMe page has been found for him and they have announced, “Steve Richards, our beloved family member, and friend, who you have no doubt heard calling NASCAR pit stops for PRN through the years, is in the midst of a long, difficult battle with COVID-19. He’s a fighter and is giving it his all to overcome but he has been placed in a medically-induced coma in an effort to heal his lungs.”
“In the meantime, Steve is in desperate need of our help. Admitted into the hospital before Thanksgiving, Steve has been fighting for his life with blood oxygen levels dipping to 87 percent and developing both bacterial and COVID-19 pneumonia. Being in the hospital has left him unable to provide an income for himself and that has allowed expenses to stack up – both short-term and long-term.”
Steve Richards Death Cause
NASCAR has further released a statement, “For 3 decades Steve Richards worked to help bring NASCAR to fans across the country. Through his pit reporting for PRN and various hosting roles, he became a familiar name and voice to fans of the sport. Steve was a friend to many and will be missed dearly.”
He was one of the biggest enthusiasts of the sport, he garnished so much respect all these years, our thoughts and prayers are with the friends and family of the deceased, he is always going to be missed. Rest in peace sir.