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Truck Hauling Apples Crashes Into Columbia River

Truck Hauling Apples Crashes Into Columbia River

A trucker was injured yesterday when he lost control and crashed off of Washington’s State Route 243 into the Columbia River,… Read more »


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Trucker's Close Call Caught On Quad Camera

VIDEO: Trucker’s Close Call Caught On Quad Camera

A trucker’s close call with a car hauling a trailer is caught from four different angles by dash cams. Video… Read more »


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Close Call When Pickup Loses Trailer

VIDEO: Close Call When Pickup Loses Trailer

The dash cammer has a terrifying close call when the trailer from an oncoming pickup truck works its way loose… Read more »


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Truckers To The Rescue When Teen Driver Wipes Out

VIDEO: Truckers To The Rescue When Teen Driver Wipes Out

This teen driver hauling a trailer with an Explorer is lucky to have had attentive truckers behind him after he… Read more »


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Who Needs A Truck?

VIDEO: Who Needs A Truck?

Ah, you, actually. Video Credit: Richard Krabbendam


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Crash Leaves Truck Dangling From Overpass

Crash Leaves Truck Dangling From Overpass

A crash yesterday left a truck hauling two trailers hanging from overpass next to the  14 Freeway in Acton, California. KTLA:… Read more »


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Trailer Full Of Tires Catches Fire

VIDEO: Trailer Full Of Tires Catches Fire

YouTuber Woody stops to help a fellow driver when he notices his rig catching on fire, but the two drivers are unable… Read more »


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BMW Does $25,000 Worth Of Damage In 20 Seconds

VIDEO: $25,000 Worth Of Damage In 20 Seconds

According to the YouTuber, “The trailer was out of service for a couple months while the entire front wall was… Read more »


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This Is Why You Should Appreciate Truck Drivers

PHOTO: This Is Why You Should Appreciate Truck Drivers

This photo says it all. Image Credit: Imgur  


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Pickup Driver Totally Forgets He's Hauling A Trailer

VIDEO: Pickup Driver Totally Forgets He’s Hauling A Trailer

He also forgets to stop after he hits a semi. Video Credit:  dtoeppen


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Pickup Hauling Trailer Makes Good Recovery After Jackknifing

VIDEO: Pickup Hauling Trailer Makes Good Recovery After Wild Fishtail

A trucker caught the whole thing on his dash cam. Video Credit: Solo Man


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Sneak Peak At Documentary On Making Of "Smokey And The Bandit"

Sneak Peak At Documentary On Making Of “Smokey And The Bandit”

Go behind the scenes of maybe the best loved trucking movie of all time — “Smokey And The Bandit”– in… Read more »


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Bendix Recall

NHTSA Orders Recall Of Over 30,000 Trailers

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has ordered the recall of over 30,000 trailers because of a spring valve defect… Read more »


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Pickup With Trailer Crashes Into Truck

VIDEO: Pickup With Trailer Crashes Into Truck

Dash cam video proves that the truck driver isn’t at fault in this crash. Video Credit: Falcon Electronics


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Jacksonville Trailer Explosion

FBI Investigating “Acid Bomb” Trailer Explosion

A trailer explosion that could be heard two miles away has prompted a multi-agency investigation that includes the FBI, Florida Department… Read more »


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Trucker's Woman

Forgotten Trucking Movie Classics: Trucker’s Woman

Most truckers can recite “Smokey and the Bandit” and “Convoy” backwards and forwards, but do you remember 1975’s “Trucker’s Woman”?… Read more »


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Snaking Trailer Flips SUV

VIDEO: Snaking Trailer Causes SUV To Roll

In this video, a fishtailing trailer causes an SUV driver to lose control and flip over. The motorist was shaken… Read more »


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American Trucking Simulator

“American Truck Simulator” Releases Exciting Launch Trailer

In anticipation of the game’s February 3rd launch, American Truck Simulator has released a launch trailer to promote the PC… Read more »


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Runaway Trailer Hits Guardrail

VIDEO: Runaway Trailer Crashes Into Guardrail

Watch as what may be the world’s dirtiest trailer detaches from a truck, nearly hitting the dash camming car before… Read more »


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Trucker Rights Tipped Trailer

VIDEO: World’s Most Self Reliant Trucker Rights Tipped Trailer

Who needs help? Definitely not this trucker who is caught on camera single-handedly putting a tipped trailer back on its… Read more »


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Mangled Trailer

VIDEO: Mangled Trailer On Chicago Highway

Take a look at this severely busted up trailer travelling at highway speed in Chicago! Video Credit: Live Leak


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VIDEO: Train Rips Off Trailer

VIDEO: Train Rips Off Trailer

A truck driver makes a poor decision to pull into the path of an oncoming train. The train completely rips off the trailer.


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Trailer Hits Car Twice

VIDEO: Truck Trailer Hits Car Twice

Take a look at this altercation between a truck driver and motorist Matthew Stockdale, who told police that he believed that… Read more »


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Wind Takes Top Off Truck

VIDEO: Wind Shears Top Off Trailer

Watch as the wind on Throggs Neck Bridge in New York rips the top off of a truck’s trailer! Video… Read more »


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Man Sleeping Under Trailer

Man Sleeping Under Trailer At Loading Dock Crushed To Death

A man who had been sleeping under a trailer at a loading dock was killed early this morning in Eugene,… Read more »


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Crazy Intersection Crash

VIDEO: Car Trailer Launched Into Truck By Crazy Intersection Accident

Watch as an intersection accident sends a car’s trailer smashing into a box truck!


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4 Seconds From Death

VIDEO: Trucker’s Terrifying Head On Crash

Watch as this trucker encounters an out of control SUV hauling a trailer head on. According to the video description, the truck driver was “four seconds from death”, but miraculously, everyone made it out of this crash alive.


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VIDEO: Trailer Disintegrates After Hitting Sign

VIDEO: Trailer Disintegrates After Hitting Sign

A trailer hits a highway sign and disintegrates.


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Long-Truck-Video

VIDEO: Very Long Truck

Get a load of this! According to the video’s description, this is the longest truck in the world– though we’ve seen road trains longer than this. What is the guy hauling?


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FedEx Truck Loses Its Trailer

VIDEO: FedEx Truck Loses Trailer On I-35 North

A CDLLife reader pulls up on a truck that’s lost it’s trailer – a good reminder to always check!


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Video: Truck Loses Trailer On The Road

Video: Truck Loses Trailer On The Road

A truck loses its trailer on the highway.


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Transitioning to Local Dirver

North America’s First 60′ Trailer To Hit the Road Next Year

A Canadian company has announced plans to deploy North America’s first 60-foot long trailers next year.


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Die Bart

If That’s How You Really Feel…

Looks like this driver feels pretty strongly about Bart!


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Awww Walmart

Awww! Walmart Needed A Hug!

Awww! Walmart needed a hug!


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Video: Truck Loses Trailer

Video: Truck Loses Trailer

A truck loses a trailer on the highway.


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Video: 'Mad Max: Fury Road' Trailer

Video: ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ Trailer

The trailer for the new Mad Max: Fury Road was released this week, and it has the internet buzzing.


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Dont Like Trucks

AMEN!

Don’t like trucks? Stop buying things! 🙂


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Video: Sudden Trailer Surprise

VIDEO: Sudden Trailer Surprise

A car is surprised by a trailer on the loose.


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Hand Tow Hitch

VIDEO: How To Pull A Trailer With No Hitch

Video shows people getting creative to pull a trailer with no hitch.


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Select 2013-2015 Great Dane Trailers Recalled

Select 2013-2015 Great Dane Trailers Recalled

As many as 1,008 Great Dane Trailers have been recalled because of issues with the brackets used to store aluminum J-hook cargo restraint plates.


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Close Call Trailer Fail

VIDEO: Trailer Head Into Oncoming Traffic

Trailer gets free from truck and creates a close call for oncoming drivers.


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Truck Crash Statistics

NTSB Issues 7 Truck Safety Recommendations

The NTSB today announced 7 recommendations to the National Highway Safety Administration, urging them to to take action to “improve the safety of trucks.”


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Tractor Falls Off Of Trailer

VIDEO: Tractor Falls Off Trailer

Tractor falls off of trailer.


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Busted Trailer

VIDEO: Busted Trailer

This driver noticed a dangerous trailer and decided to do something about it. What would you have done in this situation?


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Truck Loses Trailer

VIDEO: Truck Loses Its Trailer

Just another day in Russia.


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Uhaul Spinout

VIDEO: Out of Control U-Haul Trailer

The driver of this U-Haul needed to shut it down for a bit and take a deep breath. Any other suggestions?


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Large piece of machinery busts open

VIDEO: Large Piece of Machinery Busts Out of Trailer

It busts right through the wall of the trailer.


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Wind Nearly Blows Triler Over Into Car

VIDEO: Wind Nearly Blows Trailer Over Onto Car

Wind almost blows trailer onto car.


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Trailer Disconnect

VIDEO: Fiery Trailer Disconnect

Driver’s bad day.


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Tight-Turnaround

VIDEO: Tight Turnaround

He does this turnaround really well!


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