FedEx Ground, the small package ground delivery service of FedEx Corp., has recognized professional truck driver Mark Hunter of Astoria for achieving nine years of safe driving without a preventable accident. Hunter works out of the company's Portland facility.

"The fact that Mark has reached this important milestone shows his commitment to making the nation's roads safer for everyone," said Thomas Campbell, managing director of the northwest region. "Safe drivers like Mark embody our unwavering focus on safety in everything we do."