Image of Royford Burris in front of his truck with Angel of the Year Award.

Burris Receives Second Set of Wings

Previously Named 2020 Highway Angel of the Year

Royford Burris Rescue Several Crash Victims

The Truckload Carriers Association has named Stevens Transport driver Royford Burris a Highway Angel for the second time! Rayford’s fearless actions in rescuing several victims, during an early-morning crash involving an alleged drunk driver, was an act of unbelievable bravery that resulted in him being awarded a second set of Highway Angel wings! The full story of Royford’s heroic actions can be found at the Highway Angel website.

Royford was named TCA’s 2020 Highway Angel of the Year in September 2021 in Las Vegas, and he has once again gone above and beyond the call of duty to save the lives of his fellow motorists!

Stevens Transport is honored to have Royford, an incredible driver and a true angel of the highway, as a member the premier Stevens Transport driving force.

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) created the Highway Angel program in 1997 to recognize professional drivers for” exemplary courtesy and courage” on the roads and highways of North America.

Published June 17, 2022