Herald business editor Don Worthington, right, and Carowinds general manager Mike Fehnel, start one of the final rides on Thunder Road on Sunday.
Riders fill the platform to take the final rides on Thunder Road at Carowinds on Sunday.
Kimle Stewart prepares to release on the Thunder Road at Carowinds on Sunday. The ride closed Sunday after 39 years of service.
Steve Hicks was one of the last riders on Thunder Road Sunday at Carowinds.
Brenna Sweigart, left, and her dad, Andrew, had a mission Sunday, ride in every seat in every train of Thunder Road at Carowinds. Sunday was the last day for rides. The park is closing Thunder Road after 39 years.
Riders on Thunder Road seems to hanging from the clouds Sunday, the last day to ride as Carowinds is closing the coaster after 39 years.