Truckers ignoring closure of a popular trucking shortcut, causing headaches for residents, authorities &...

A popular trucking shortcut through Alabama has been temporarily closed for repairs, but it hasn’t stopped drivers from trying to cut through anyway.  Alabama Highway 117 is a popular...

I-285 shut down, trucker in critical condition after accident downs large highway sign

A truck driver is in critical condition after a wreck that spilled thousands of gallons of diesel and downed a large highway sign.  The accident happened on Monday, April...

State upgrading “No Hazmat” signs along Brent Spence Bridge following truck fire that closed...

The state of Kentucky will begin the installation of new, upgraded signage along the Brent Spence Bridge this week.  The improved “No Hazmat” signs are intended to improve highway...

Senator says GPS apps “really owe it to their customers” to implement truck route...

Connecticut Senator Blumenthal is calling on GPS app makers to do something about their faulty truck route directions after one too many semi trucks has struck low-clearance overpasses.  Blumenthal...

This list of the worst Texas bottlenecks probably won’t surprise you

A recently released study revealing the country’s Top 100 worst bottlenecks lists a whopping 12 spots in Texas as some of the worst bottlenecks in the nation.  Of the...

New Jersey shells out more than $30M for ‘trucking safety’ projects

$30.1 million in grants have been designated for 33 truck safety projects across the state of New Jersey thanks to the New Jersey Department of Transportation.  The funds come...

High winds expected to continue after rough day for semis in South Dakota

High winds knocked over multiple semi trucks in South Dakota on Monday, and the blustery weather is expected to continue through the weekend.  A Hazardous Weather Outlook was issued...

Officials ‘don’t know’ why big rig took a high-clearance 4WD road that got them...

A semi truck is still stuck on a forest road typically reserved for high-clearance, four wheel drive vehicles after apparently taking a wrong turn on Saturday.  The tractor trailer...

Trucker clings to roof after floods wash his rig off the road

A truck driver was rescued from some serious floodwaters in Tennessee on Sunday night.  The flash floods occurred on March 28th near Murfreesboro, Tennessee.  According to...

High Wind Warning issued in Colorado

A high wind warning is in effect for portions of Southern Colorado today.  The warning is in effect on Monday, March 29th for the mountains, valleys, and Interstate 25...

Proposed $15 Alabama truck toll is excessive, based on old data, industry experts argue

Truckers and industry experts are reeling over the recently proposed truck-only tolls aimed at financing a truck-only bridge - pointing out that the proposed toll prices are ‘unfair’ and based on old...

Road previously pegged for being unsafe leads to second school bus vs. semi truck...

A school bus full of children collided with a semi truck in Massachusetts on Tuesday, causing community-wide concern over an unsafe roadway.  The accident happened on Tuesday, March 23rd...

Demolition of I-35 bridge in Texas scheduled for this week

A portion of Interstate 35 will be destroyed in central Texas this week to make way for new, updated bridges.  According to The Waco Tribune-Herald the demolition of the...

Stranded truckers banned from bathrooms but gifted snacks as Wyoming works to clear snowy...

A portion of Interstate 80 is still closed Tuesday afternoon as Wyoming works to clear the snowed-in roadways, leaving some truckers stranded in Nebraska.  A record-setting snowstorm blew through...

Truck-specific route now open at Ysleta Port of Entry

A new route constructed specifically for truck traffic has opened up in El Paso this week.  The alternate route opened to traffic on Monday, March 1st in El Paso,...

Routine maintenance to shut down portions of Brent Spence Bridge for most of 2021

Portions of the Brent Spence Bridge will be closed throughout 2021 for routine maintenance starting March 1st, officials say.  The routine maintenance, which includes cleaning and painting of the...
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