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Printer-Friendly Winner Profile - Joe Carson


FedEx Freight
Illinois - 1st place Tank Truck


For the fourth time in five years, Joe earned an Illinois state title – this time in the Tank Truck class. A professional driver for 27 years – almost seven of them with FedEx Freight in Effingham – he has racked up an amazing 2.7 million miles without ever having an accident. Joe is a third-generation truck driver, following in the footsteps of his dad and grandfather. In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, fishing and barbecuing. Joe and his wife Dawn reside in Strasburg, Illinois.