A video featuring an older truck driver recently went viral, with thousands of people sharing words of respect for the man’s work ethic and skill.
TikTok user th3asphaltcowboy shared video of the truck driver at work preparing his vehicle less than a week ago, and in that time, the video has garnered 3.6 million views.
More than 4,400 people have commented on the video. Most commenters say that they are in awe of the old school driver’s trucking knowledge and work ethic.
Take a look at what people are saying below.
- “Had backed up more miles then most people have driven forward.”
- “Whenever I see an old timer still workin I go tie his load down or at least ask. They’ve earned that in my eyes.”
- “I’d love to sit down with him and just listen to the stories he could tell.”
- “They don’t make them like that anymore.”
- “Much respect hopefully I can make it that far as he has. Once in the blood they say.”
- “Real trucker.”
- “Probably can secure a load better than these young people.”
- “Old school cool. God bless him.”