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Thomas Carney

(1927-2016) ~ Inducted 1983

Thomas Carney, 1927-2016, was the legendary hero of the highways known as "Blue Max".&nbsp;He is credited with saving countless lives and helping hundreds of accident victims in his 28 years as a big rig, nationwide truckdriver.&nbsp;He has been called "the truckdriver's greatest hero".&nbsp;After retiring and living in Seekonk, MA, he was honored by the City of East Providence for his work with youth and heroic acts he had performed for fire victims.


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