James Wright has become the 15th BGC truck driver to achieve the milestone of driving 1 million miles without a preventable accident.
He accomplished the feat on Highway 69 near Emory, Texas.
A 13-year driver with the company, Wright joined BGC in 1997 following a nine-year career as a driver for another company.
“Drivers like James are the backbone of this great company,” said Don Gilbreath, vice president of transportation logistics. “His skills are among the very best in his profession, as unquestionably shown by accomplishing 1 million accident-free miles. We are fortunate to have a partner of his caliber representing us out on the road.”