highway angel

Two drivers deliver baby in Denny’s, named Highway Angels

| April 10, 2014

Drivers Fred Robatcek and Peter Holland had their breakfasts interrupted Thanksgiving weekend last year to help a woman deliver her baby at a Denny's in Texarkana, Ark.

Operator flags down fellow trucker, helps him put out trailer fire

| February 21, 2014

David Flaherty, a driver for ABF Freight Systems in Forth Smith, Ark., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association for his efforts in aiding a fellow truck driver after his rig ...

Driving veteran saves motorist from crashed utility van

| January 24, 2014

William McNamee, a company driver for Carbon Express, has been named a TCA Highway Angel for rescuing a man by pulling him out of a van that had crashed in front of him on ...

Lindsay Lawler’s truck stop concert series a dedication to trucking heroes

Tara Bullock | October 04, 2013

Country singer and Highway Angel spokesperson Lindsay Lawler played with her band in Tuscaloosa, Ala., Oct. 4, where she talked trucking heroes, truck stop concerts and more.

Driver responds to urban traffic emergency

| August 31, 2013

  Shelly York, driving for ABF Freight System, of Fort Smith, Ark., noticed something fall off the back of a pickup truck while driving through North Little Rock, Ark., on April 5. A moment later, he ...

Driver helps trapped couple after crash

| July 23, 2013

Robert Phillips of Cleburne, Texas, has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association for his involvement in helping an elderly couple escape their vehicle after crashing in bad weather.

Driver saves child who fell out of pickup bed

| July 16, 2013

Shelly York of North Little Rock, Ark., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association for his efforts in rescuing a boy who had fallen out of the back of a pickup ...

Trucker helps motorist after car flips, crashes

| July 08, 2013

Jon “AZ” Atzenhofer was recently named a TCA Highway Angel for the second time after he stopped to help a victim of a car accident.

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