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Todd Dills

UPS van driver reaches million mark

| September 08, 2008

Congratulations to UPS veteran Brent Boyd, who, according to the Associated Press, “surpassed one million miles on his UPS delivery van,” the same 1987 GMC he’s driven for 22 years in East Texas. Boyd told the news service that he has replaced the engine three times and repainted his van.br /br /He joins the legions of long-haul owner-operators, of course, honored over the years for having often more than 3 million miles, accident-free.div class=”blogger-post-footer”Channel 19 is the blog version of the column of the same name featured in Overdrive: The Voice of the American Trucker. Todd Dills (tdills@rrpub.com) is its author./div