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Trucker fired for taking action to stop out of control motorist

Trucker fired for taking action to stop out of control motorist

A truck driver lost his job last week for taking action to try to save lives by putting a stop to a dangerous erratic motorist.
Mollie Tibbetts

Investigators focus on TA truck stop in search for missing student

Investigators searching for a 20 year old Iowa woman who has been missing for weeks say that a Travel Centers of America truck stop is a "location of interest" that might hold the key to finding her.
Log truck loses brakes, crashes inside of church

Log truck loses brakes, crashes inside of church

Miraculously, everyone survived yesterday when a logging truck reportedly lost control of its brakes and crashed into two other vehicles and a North Carolina church.
Trucker Shot At Rest Stop In Collier County

Truck driver shot during possible robbery attempt at Florida rest stop

Florida police are on the hunt for two suspects who attacked and shot a truck driver at a rest stop late last week.
Flooding forces closure of Schuylkill Expressway

Flooding forces closure of Schuylkill Expressway

Heavy flooding has forced Pennsylvania transportation officials to shut down part of the Schuylkill Expressway near King of Prussia today.
Truck driver hurt after crashing off I-40 into creek

Truck driver hurt after plunging off I-40 into creek

A FedEx truck driver suffered significant injuries today after crashing off of I-40 and into the creek below.
Love's opens new truck stops in Kansas, New Mexico, and Texas

Love’s opens new truck stops in Kansas, New Mexico, and Texas

Love's has recently opened up three new truck stop locations in three different states, opening up dozens of new truck parking spots in each location.
California Flying J location is closed for months for renovations

California Flying J location is closed for months for renovations

A Flying J truck stop location in Lebec, California, is shut down until further notice as the location undergoes major renovations.
Indiana troopers uncover $1 million worth of marijuana during routine truck inspection

Indiana troopers uncover $1 million worth of marijuana during routine truck inspection

Indiana State Police say that they uncovered more than they bargained for during a routine commercial vehicle inspection yesterday.
Police under fire for use of "bait" semi truck to catch cargo thieves

Police under fire for use of “bait” semi truck to catch cargo thieves

The use of a "bait" semi truck allegedly loaded up with Nike shoes and left in low income neighborhoods has stirred up controversy and has many scrutinizing the methods of law enforcement agencies in Chicago.
Delivery truck driver follows GPS directions, winds up in Lake Huron

Delivery truck driver follows GPS directions, winds up in Lake Huron

A delivery truck driver who was paying a lot of attention to his GPS device -- but not as much attention to the large body of water in front of him -- would up driving off of the roadway into Lake Huron this morning. 
Tow truck driver punches out window to save baby from burning car

Tow truck driver punches out window to save baby from burning car

An Alabama tow truck driver is being hailed as a hero after he saved a seven month old child from a burning vehicle last month.
I-14

Newly proposed I-14 would link five southern states

A group has proposed a new interstate that would begin in Texas and end in Georgia, linking five southern states.
Watch as a runaway semi truck narrowly avoids a potentially deadly high speed crash

Watch as a runaway semi truck narrowly avoids a potentially deadly high speed crash

The Colorado State Patrol has shared remarkable surveillance video of a truck driver's close call that occurred after he lost control of his brakes.
100th Street Bridge

Infamous 100th Street Bridge took a hit from driver who didn’t measure his load...

The notorious 100th Street Bridge in Byron Township, Michigan, was hit this morning by a truck driver hauling a modular home.
Georgia police open fire on stolen semi truck that deliberately rammed vehicles

Georgia police open fire on stolen semi truck that deliberately rammed vehicles

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is gathering details about a shooting incident that occurred behind a truck stop in Ringgold on Saturday night. 

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