April 12 saw the passing of an Atlanta traffic icon, WSB Radio and Television's Captain Herb Emory.
Emory died of a heart attack in front of his house after tending to injured in a crash and then directing traffic around it.
impact on Atlanta traffic is hard to properly describe.
had relationships with public officials like no other.
He oversaw the development of dozens of traffic reporters, including myself.
worked harder than any reporter to serve the public - reporting news and traffic in Atlanta for over 40 years.
methodology and passion are a charge we are left to keep.