Hundreds of truck drivers turned out in a show of support for a teen trucking enthusiast who recently passed away.
On Monday, February 21, more than 200 truckers gathered in Eugene, Missouri, for a farewell convoy in honor of 13 year old Dalton Frank.
The Missouri Highway Patrol escorted the convoy from Eugene to Jefferson City.
More than 200 truck drivers from across the state gathered in Eugene to say goodbye to 13-year-old Dalton Frank who passed away on Valentine’s Day. The truckers formed a convoy during a funeral procession from Eugene to Jefferson City on Highway 54. @KRCG13 pic.twitter.com/wk6Jx9S83C
— Mark Slavit (@MSlavitKRCG13) February 21, 2022
Frank passed away at his home on February 14, 2022.
Frank’s father and uncle own Frank Boys Trucking. The teen was passionate about trucking and loved working with his family members on the trucks. He was also learning how to polish aluminum wheels.
Check out photos and video from the funeral convoy below.