Road Conditions

This week, the Iowa 80 Group opened a large warehouse and distribution center for trucking parts and accessories.
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently discovered a slew of violations after pulling over a truck-trailer combination in Redding.

Truckload of chains left on Snoqualmie Pass after bout of snowy weather

The Washington State Department of Transportation is working to clear truckloads of chains left on Snoqualmie Pass after snowy weather. The chains were left...

Camping in fast lane could cost $100s in proposed W Virginia bill

Camping in the fast lane could cost drivers hundreds of dollars in a new bill proposed in the West Virginia Legislature.  Senate Bill 441 would...

Four separate semi truck wrecks caused by snow, rubbernecking, misbehaving motorists

Four separate semi truck wrecks snarled traffic on multiple interstates in Salt Lake City on Thursday afternoon.  All four wrecks occurred around noon on January...

Increase in Oregon bike lanes leaving no room for semi trucks, literally

Expansion of Oregon bike lanes leaving no room for semi trucks as buffer zones, bike lanes encroach into space for traffic.  In recent years, the...

Lousisiana state police issue 200+ tickets as drivers ignore I-20 construction truck ban

Truck drivers ignore I-20 construction truck ban in Louisiana, leading to more than 200 tickets and warnings over the last month.  The ban on Interstate...

Pennsylvania road restrictions announced ahead of Friday’s expected snow

Upcoming Pennsylvania road restrictions have been announced ahead of snowy weather expected on Friday.  As of Thursday afternoon, January 18th, all of Interstate 80 in...

Drone footage captures collection of sliding semi trucks on icy Alabama roadways

Check out this drone footage of sliding semi trucks on icy roadways in and around Birmingham, Alabama from earlier this week.  The footage was captured...

Trucker killed in five vehicle pile up involving two semis and a garbage truck

Trucker killed in five vehicle pile up involving two semi trucks, a garbage truck, and two passenger vehicles in Kentucky on Wednesday morning.  The accident...

Police suggest motorists ‘don’t get in the way’ of commercial vehicles during this bout of winter weather

A Utah police officer is suggesting that motorists ‘don’t get in the way’ of commercial vehicles in response to a video of a serious...

Pickup driver pulls semis out of snow thanks to the power of prayer (and the skills of the trucker)

A pickup driver pulls semis out of snow thanks to the power of his truck, the power of prayer, and the power of good...

This vintage TIME interview with truckers might convince you 1979 drivers were the “last free SOBs in the US”

This vintage TIME interview with truckers offers a look into a time period some drivers might consider the peak of trucking in America thanks...

Truck driver rips open fire hydrant during shortcut through parking lot, forcing closure of freeway in icy mess

Truck driver rips open fire hydrant in a parking lot during a shortcut gone wrong that flooded a nearby freeway with water during subzero...

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