Trucker wins flat-screen TV in Christmas promo

Ron PharisVeteran trucker Ron Phares won a flat-screen TV, DVD player and power converter for his Freightliner Cascadia as a grand prize package in a promotion named the 12 Days of Christmas, said Troy, Ill.-based Truck Centers Inc. Phares, an owner-operator and resident of Springfield, Ill., also garnered other prizes, the total for which is valued at $900.

Nearly 500 customers at seven of the family-owned dealer group representing various Daimler Trucks of North America entered the contest to win gift certificates, safety equipment, winter truck packs, GPS units and sporting events tickets.

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