Truck Stop Talking Points: July 12

Happy Thursday, everyone! Here’s a roundup of the stories that everyone in trucking will be talking about today.

  • UPDATE: Missing Kentucky trucker sighted in Illinois — We get a clue in the ¬†mystery of a 24 year old truck driver missing since June thanks to a tip from an Illinois State Trooper. ¬†Read more here.
  • Nationwide driver-focused enforcement blitz to strike starting Sunday — Operation Safe Driver Week 2018 is set to begin this weekend. For more on the latest blitz, click here.
  • VIDEO: Trucker makes a split second decision to save clueless elderly motorist — Watch on dash cam as a trucker counters a lost elderly Florida driver’s terrible merge with a heck of a save. Click here to see if for yourself.
  • St. Louis trucker hunts and exposes suspected child predators online — A trucker and self-proclaimed “pissed off dad” is making headlines by luring suspected child predators to a meeting point, confronting them, and filming all of the awkwardness for your viewing pleasure. You can read and watch more here.