He knew from experience that there was a fundamental truth about car wrecks: drivers have a pretty good chance of surviving a crash that’s car versus car, but they rarely walk away from a vehicle that’s slammed into a tree.
The call that came over the police radio on that May 26, 2015 afternoon said that a vehicle had struck a tree along a two-lane road hugging the coastline. When he arrived, he found a white Toyota Hilux pickup wrapped around a gum tree as thick as a sumo wrestler. He was an American but had spent decades in nearby Daintree, where he operated one of the area’s oldest and most respected tour companies, running boat trips along the crocodile-filled Daintree River.
Mike and Frank get behind the wheel of the original Batmobile and drive off with a rare piece of television history.In the coming days, newspapers ran stories about the “local tourism stalwart” who “did not have a bad bone in his body.” There was a packed memorial service.And then everyone but Lee’s family began to move on. / Melrose Place / Midnight Caller / Mork and Mindy / Munsters / Murder She Wrote / Night Court / North and South / Northern Exposure / Police Story / Pursuit / Quantum Leap / Remington Steele / Rockford Files / Roseanne / Sledge Hammer / Spenser for Hire / St. Blues / Ironside / Kojak / Miami Vice / NYPD Blue / Perry Mason / Police Woman / Starsky and Hutch / Streets of San Francisco / T. Hooker Bergerac / The Bill / The Chief / Dixon of Dock Green / Gentle Touch / Hamish Macbeth / Heartbeat / Inspector Morse / Juliet Bravo / Prime Suspect / Ruth Rendell Mysteries / Softly Softly / The Sweeney / Taggart / Touch of Frost / Z Cars Andy Griffith Show / Batman / Cheers / Friends / Green Acres / Hawaii Five-O / I Dream of Jeannie / I Love Lucy / Lone Ranger / Married With Children / Merrie Melodies / Mission: Impossible / Pink Panther / Rockford Files / Star Trek Airwolf / The Avengers / Babylon 5 / Blake's Seven / Doctor Who / Hawaii Five-O / Incredible Hulk / Ironside / Knight Rider / Mission: Impossible / Perry Mason / Peter Gunn / Prisoner / Red Dwarf / Saint / Seaquest DSV / Star Trek / Twin Peaks / V: The Series / X-Files / plus film music Animal Magic / The Avengers / The Deputy / Echo Four-Two / Jason King / New Avengers / No Hiding Place / The Professionals / Riviera Police / Shirley's World / This Is Your Life / Top Secret / Whicker's World Batman / Captain America / The Flash / Green Hornet / The Incredible Hulk / Mighty Mouse / Pokemon / Power Rangers / Smallville / Space Ghost / Spider-Man / Superfriends / Superman / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles / Transformers / X-Men The Addams Family / Bewitched / Casper the Friendly Ghost / Dark Shadows / The Munsters / Twilight Zone / plus film music Attack of the Killer Tomatoes, The Blob, The Headless Horseman, This Is Halloween Beverly Hillbillies / Beyond Reality / Bonanza / Forever Knight / Get Smart / Green Hornet / Gunsmoke / Hawkeye / High Chaparral / I Spy / Incredible Hulk / Man from U.