MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Tributes to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. have played out all day across South Florida.READ MORE: Man Held Without Bond In Killing Of Baby, Babysitter In Coral Springs
This coming on the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s death when he was assassinated in a Motel in Memphis.READ MORE: Report: South Florida Counties Have High COVID Levels, Despite CDC Numbers
One of those remembrances included a ride that spanned two South Florida counties.
The “Ride for Dr. King” was described by organizers as a funeral procession of more than 40 vehicles that traveled from Ft. Lauderdale to Liberty City.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Testing Site Finder
CBS4’s Jim Berry spoke with some of the participants about what Dr. King means to them.