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Peep Holes Discovered In Men's Restrooms At A North Carolina Rest Stop

Peep Holes Discovered In Men’s Restrooms At A North Carolina Rest Stop

North Carolina police are warning the public to be aware of their surroundings after several peep holes were discovered at… Read more »


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Residents In Three U.S. Towns Oppose Truck Stops

Residents In Three U.S. Towns Oppose Truck Stops

What do the cities of Lathrop, California, Ostego, Minnesota, and Volusia, Florida, have in common? Residents in all three cities… Read more »


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Rest Stop Stand Off With Armed Truck Driver Ends Peacefully

Rest Stop Stand Off With Armed Truck Driver Ends Peacefully

A truck driver has been arrested following a stand off at a rest stop off of I-29 north of Kansas… Read more »


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Connecticut Police Warn Drivers About Rest Area Scammers

Connecticut Police Warn Drivers About Rest Area Scammers

Connecticut State Police have issued a warning about scammers approaching drivers at the state’s rest areas. There have been an… Read more »


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Connecticut DOT Seeks Solutions For Disgusting Rest Areas

Connecticut DOT Seeks Solutions For Disgusting Rest Areas

After cutting funding for rest area maintenance led to disgusting conditions, the Connecticut DOT is hoping that corporate sponsorship could… Read more »


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VDOT Nixes Plans For Trucker Rest Stop After Public Outcry

VDOT Nixes Plans For Trucker Rest Stop After Public Outcry

The Virginia Department of Transportation has put the brakes on a plan to create a “truck rest area” off of… Read more »


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Three Killed In Two Semi Crash On I-80

Trucker Killed In Freak Accident At Florida Rest Area

A Florida truck driver was killed after being run over by his own truck last night at a rest area… Read more »


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Ohio Rest Area Closed Indefinitely After Sleepy Trucker Crashes Into Restroom

Rest Area Closed Indefinitely After Sleepy Truck Driver Crashes Into Restrooms

An Ohio rest area is closed until further notice after a box truck driver fell asleep and crashed into the… Read more »


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RV Crashes Into Truck On Off Ramp

Two Killed When RV Crashes Into Truck Parked On Off-Ramp

A mother and son were killed yesterday when their RV slammed into the back of a parked truck on an… Read more »


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Connecticut Rest Area

Governor Considers Closing Popular Connecticut Rest Stop

Faced with mounting budget issues, Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy is considering shutting down a heavily used rest area off I-84… Read more »


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Peep Holes Discovered In Men's Restrooms At A North Carolina Rest Stop

Arkansas Rest Area To Close, Will Reopen As Tourist Info Center

The Big Piney rest area off I-40 in Arkansas will shut down for more than a year — and when… Read more »


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Fire Closes Kentucky Rest Area

Fire Closes Kentucky Rest Area

The rest area on I-65 in Hart County, Kentucky, is closed until further notice after an overnight fire caused major… Read more »


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Rest Area Robberies

Trucker Is The Latest Victim In String Of Rest Stop Robberies

After a truck driver was robbed at a rest area on I-71 in Delaware County, Ohio, last Thursday, investigators suspect… Read more »


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Rest Area Scam

Sheriff Issues Warning About Rest Stop Scammers

The Sheriff of Orangeburg County, South Carolina, is warning travellers about a scam taking place at local rest areas. According… Read more »


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Rest Area In New York

New York Rest Stop Reopens After 5 Years In Response To Increase In Crashes

After being closed for 5 years, New York officials have reopened the eastbound I-88 rest area in Worcester in one of… Read more »


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Rest Areas to Shut Down

Rest Area To Shut Down Because IDOT Won’t Pay Bills

Truckers who are used to stopping at the I-70 rest area in Marshall, Illinois may have to keep driving unless… Read more »


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Food Trucks Serving Delaware Rest Area

Food Trucks Serving Delaware Rest Area

Drivers who park at the Delaware Welcome Center near Newwark on I-95 will now have a new food option.


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For the next ten days, the Oregon Department of Transportation has shut down the Maples Rest Area - the only rest area between Sisters and Salem located on Highway 22 just east of Gates.

Three-Truck Crash At Rest Area, 1 Driver Killed

A truck driver was killed after his truck crashed into two trucks at an Arkansas rest area.


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Two California Rest Areas To Shut Down For Two Years

The California Department of Transportation announced that beginning August 31, the north and southbound rest areas on Interstate 5 near Corning will be shutting down.


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For the next ten days, the Oregon Department of Transportation has shut down the Maples Rest Area - the only rest area between Sisters and Salem located on Highway 22 just east of Gates.

Two Kentucky Rest Areas To Close For a Month

According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC), the rest areas located along Interstate 71 in Oldham County, Kentucky will be closed for one month for renovations.


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Arizona Rest Area To Close For Renovations

Rest Are Shooting and Highway Chase Shuts Down Interstate 694

A rest area homicide, highway chase and the shooting of a suspect shuts down a portion of Interstate 694 on Wednesday.


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For the next ten days, the Oregon Department of Transportation has shut down the Maples Rest Area - the only rest area between Sisters and Salem located on Highway 22 just east of Gates.

Virginia Rest Area To Close Tuesday To Wednesday

The Virginia Department of Transportation has announced that VDOT crews will close a rest area on Interstate 85 on Tuesday.


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For the next ten days, the Oregon Department of Transportation has shut down the Maples Rest Area - the only rest area between Sisters and Salem located on Highway 22 just east of Gates.

Florida Rest Area to Close

A Punta Gorda, Florida rest area will permanently close its doors in January 2015.


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ConnDOT To Drivers: Avoid I-84 in Southington This Weekend

Rest Area and Portion of Ohio Interstate to Close This Weekend

Ohio Department of Transportation warns drivers of rest area and highway closure this weekend.


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For the next ten days, the Oregon Department of Transportation has shut down the Maples Rest Area - the only rest area between Sisters and Salem located on Highway 22 just east of Gates.

Arizona Rest Area Reopens

The Salt River Canyon rest area on US 60 between Globe and Show Low, Arizona has reopened to travelers.


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Murder Victim & Driver Identified As Father-To-Be

Truck Driver Found Deceased in His Truck at Indiana Rest Area

Indiana State Police are investigating after a truck driver was found in his truck at an Elkhart County, Indiana rest area.


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TxDOT Opens New Rest Area on I-35

TxDOT Red River Rest Area on I-35

Visit the Red River Rest Area on I-35.


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Truck Driver Robbed At Gunpoint at Pennsylvania Rest Area Restroom

Three men robbed a truck driver in the restroom at a northbound Interstate 81 rest area in Pennsylvania.


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For the next ten days, the Oregon Department of Transportation has shut down the Maples Rest Area - the only rest area between Sisters and Salem located on Highway 22 just east of Gates.

Maples Rest Area In Northwest Oregon Closed Until September 19th

The Oregon Department of Transportation has shut down the Maples Rest Area – the only rest area between Sisters and Salem located on Highway 22 just east of Gates.


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The often-shutdown Salt Kettle Rest Area on Interstate 74 east of Oakwood should reopen in six weeks, Illinois Department of Transportation said.

I-74 Salt Kettle Rest Area Closed For Another Six Weeks

The often-shutdown Salt Kettle Rest Area on Interstate 74 east of Oakwood should reopen in six weeks, Illinois Department of Transportation said.


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BOLO: ISP Looking For Suspected Double Murder

BOLO: ISP Looking For Suspected Double Murderer

ISP is warning the public to “take the necessary safety precautions when visiting rest stop areas.”


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Arizona Launches Rest Area Recycling Program

Arizona Launches Rest Area Recycling Program

The Arizona Department of Transportation announced they’ve launched a recycling program at three of the state’s rest areas, with plans to expand statewide.


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Arizona Rest Area To Close For Renovations

Limited Services Available at Alberta Lea Rest Areas

The Minnesota Department of Transportation reports that limited services will be available at the Interstate 90 rest areas near Alberta Lea for the next ten weeks while crews work to improve accessibility and update the rest area’s facilities.


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Arizona Rest Area To Close For Renovations

Arizona Rest Area To Close For Renovations

According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the Burnt Well rest area will close on Monday, April 14 for renovations.


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Kansas Tolls Going Up

KDOT Says Rest I-70 Rest Area Facilities Will Go, Parking Will Remain Open

KDOT agreed to close the facilities but keep the parking areas open.


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Two Kansas Rest Areas Facing Closure

Two Kansas Rest Areas Facing Closure

Do you ever stop at this rest area?


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Nevada DOT Announces New Truck Parking Maps and Information

Nevada DOT Announces Online Truck Stop And Parking Guide

This week, the Nevada Department of Transportation announced the launch of an online truck stop and rest area parking guide, complete with maps to help assist truck and RV drivers locate the nearest parking facilities.


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MDOT Says Most Rest Areas Will Remain Open This Winter

The Michigan Department of Transportation announced it will keep nearly all of its 79 rest areas open this winter.


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Arizona Rest Areas Closed For Renovations

Both facilities on either side of I-17 will close on Monday, July 22 so crews can renovate the water pump house and upgrade the restrooms.


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Missouri Rest Area To Close

MO Rest Area Closing, To Reopen As Truck Parking

This Missouri rest area will close for the summer. Find out why and what is planned for the facility.


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Kanona Rest Area

New York Rest Area To Close For Construction

This New York rest area will be shut down for a week while crews work to upgrade the water system.


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Delaware River Toll Welcome Center

Pennsylvania Welcome Center Closed Next Week

This popular parking area will be closed next week.


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Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Driver Expected To Plea Bargain

The former child entertainer who sexually assaulted a truck driver at a rest area is expected to stand trial at the end of this month.


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Eastbound 30 Rest Area Closed

Ohio Rest Area Facilities Shutdown

The facility is closed, but parking is still available to the public.


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Truck Driver Stabbed At I-84 Rest Area

Truck Driver Describes Rest Area Stabbing

Truck driver recounts vicious knife attack.


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Texas Opens New Rest Area

On Thursday, Texas opened its newest rest area.


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Truck Driver Helps Frozen Woman and Toddler

Truck Driver Helps Woman And Toddler Nearly Frozen After Car Wreck

A truck driver offered help when no one else would.


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Glenwood Springs Rest Area Closed

Colorado Rest Area Closes Earlier Than Anticipated

This rest area closed earlier than its projected closing. Find out which rest area has been shut down.


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Iowa Rest Area Shutdown

Iowa Rest Area Closing For The Winter

This Iowa rest area will close on January 2, 2013. Find out where and when it’s scheduled to reopen.


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Rest Areas Closed in Mississippi

2 Mississippi Rest Areas Shut Down

Two rest areas were shut down in Mississippi. Find out why.


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