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  • FedEx Freight Truck

Charlie Salter

FedEx Freight
Alabama – 5-Axle Class Champion

Charlie was named the Alabama TDC’s Grand Champion in claiming the 5-Axle title to qualify for his second NTDC. He also won the Alabama 4-Axle championship in 2011. Charlie has accumulated more than 2.4 million accident-free miles during his 29-year career as a professional driver. He is a 19-year FedEx Freight team member based in Montgomery. Charlie grew up in the trucking business as both his grandfather and father were trucking company owners who served as mentors. In his free time, Charlie enjoys hunting, fishing and riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle. He has a daughter, Maddie (8). Charlie’s fiancée is Amy Lee, and he lives in Prattville, Alabama.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Charlie Salter
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Driver Information

Hometown: Prattville, Ala.
Career Years Driving: 29
Years With FedEx: 19
Safe Driving Miles: 2.4 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2011 4-Axle