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Ride On: Behind The Scenes Facts of American Chopper

Rumors That Paul Sr. Died

After Paul Sr. stopped showing up on our screens for a while, rumors that he passed away started going around. What viewers seemed to have forgotten was that his main job was with the Orange Country Choppers and his TV work was on the side. After ‘American Chopper’ ended, Paul Sr. continued to work hard in order to pay the bills.


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In 2016, it was reported that Paul Sr. died after a motorcycle crash. Someone went as far as doctoring an article to make it appear as if this was the case. As soon as that article surfaced, Paul Sr.’s family was receiving condolence messages through social media. Thankfully, Orange County Choppers shot down these rumors after showing the man to be alive and well.