Feb. 2, 2015. On Feb. 2, 2015, just after 3:18 a.m., Boone Police, Fire, and Watauga Medics responded to 143 Rogers Drive in Boone for a medical emergency. David Wade Rogers, 47, was found in distress and was later pronounced dead at the Watauga Medical Center. At this time, there are no indications of foul play. The investigation is continuing.