Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Deputy Richard Daniels' Memorial Bridge

Today was a special day in Twiggs County, the bridge on Highway 96 crossing over Interstate 16 was renamed in memory of Deputy Richard Daniels. 

Deputy Daniels was killed while on duty 2 years ago in an automobile accident. 

Here are just a few pictures from the event today that was held at the Twiggs County Industrial Park Fire Station.

Commissioner Bennett, welcoming everyone to the event. 
Invocation

 Sheriff Mitchum talking about Deputy Daniels and the process that went into having the bridge named in his honor.
A portion of the family, friends, all colleagues that attended today's event.  

Representative Epps reading the proclamation declaring the bridge now named Deputy Richard Daniels Memorial Bridge.  

Sheriff Mitchum unveiling the signs.


Deputy Daniels daughter Lena 
A portion of Deputy Daniels family that was in attendance today. 

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