Tree-planting honors Cove veteran

Friends and family gather to plant a tree in honor of Cove veteran.

KEMPNER, Texas A tree-planting ceremony was held Saturday for a Copperas Cove veteran who died in a wreck this summer.

Anthony Carey's car was struck by a delivery truck on Highway 190 in June.

The tree was planted at the City of Kempner's Sylvia Tucker Memorial Park where family and friends gathered.

Carey's daughter's girl scout troop helped with the planting and Kempner's mayor provided a stone for a memorial wall.