DUI Sentencing

Truck driver in triple fatal DUI crash sentenced to up to 63 years in...

A truck driver who pled guilty to causing an 11 vehicle chain reaction crash that claimed the lives of three people has been sentenced to decades in prison.

Missing trucker found dead for days in cab, load of meat stolen

Texas police are investigating after a semi truck driver was found dead for several days in the cab of his truck with the load he was scheduled to deliver stolen.
Drivers Lounge

Woman crashes into truck stop drivers lounge, blames sandal

Wisconsin police say that they filed multiple charges against a motorist who crashed her car into the drivers lounge area of a truck stop.
Marijuana Truck

Prosecutors drop charges against hemp haulers who they say were tricked into trafficking marijuana

Oklahoma authorities have dropped charges against four men who they say were intentionally tricked into hauling illegal marijuana when they thought that they were hauling industrial hemp.
Rat traps

Truck driver guilty of stealing a truckload of rat traps

Authorities in Illinois say that a truck driver has been convicted on felony charges after stealing a load of rat traps that he was contracted to deliver.
Mack truck

Truck with no front tires leads cops on wild chase in video

A truck driver is in custody after leading Alabama police on a four county pursuit early Friday morning.
Teeter

Trucker found guilty after stabbing co-driver over messy cab

A truck driver was convicted on charges of attempted murder yesterday for allegedly attempting to stab his co-driver to death during a truck stop dispute over cleanliness.
Drugs

Report: Driver in fatal motorcycle crash was on drugs, reaching for drink

A new federal report says that a driver accused of causing a crash that claimed the lives of seven members of a motorcycle club in Randolph, New Hampshire in June was under the influence of drugs and distracted by a drink.
West Virginia Turnpike

Trucker leads troopers on chase after refusing to pay toll

West Virginia State Police say that a truck driver is facing multiple charges following a police pursuit on the West Virginia Turnpike.

Trucking school owner pleads guilty to $4.2 million VA fraud scheme

Trucking school owner pleads guilty to $4.2 million VA fraud scheme
Swaggin Wagon

Police: Confusion about load leads to driver flashing gun at trucking co.

Oklahoma police say that they arrested a truck driver after he waived a gun during an argument over a load that he was contracted to haul.
Alabama Bribes

Trucking school owner accused of paying bribes for ‘special treatment’ of students

The owner of an Alabama truck driving school was arrested last week and stands accused of offering bribes in exchange for preferential treatment for his students.
Police Suspect Husband Killed Missing Trucker

New podcast delves into case of female trucker missing since 2015

A new true crime podcast examines the disappearance of a female gravel truck driver who left behind her keys, phone, and coat on a December day in 2015.
Chain Stealer

Police: Woman tried to steal trucker’s chains, threatened him with gun

Pennsylvania State Police say that a woman is facing multiple charges after an unusual encounter with a truck driver earlier this month.
Missing Trucker

UPDATE: Missing trucker found deceased

A Pennsylvania woman has asked the trucking community for help in finding her missing brother, a truck driver who disappeared after dropping off a load.
Fatal motorcycle Crash

Trucking company reportedly shuts down following fatal motorcycle crash

A trucking company has reportedly closed its doors shortly after the Massachusetts Attorney General announced an investigation into the company in the wake of a crash that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire.

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