Officials say 1 year and $1M required for repair of bridge damaged by over-height...

Repair of the Medford bridge damaged by an overheight truck could take as long as one year and cost as much as one million dollars, officials say.  The Medford,...

Portion of 14 freeway closed for “unknown duration” due to big rig crash

A portion of the 14 Freeway in California has been closed for an “unknown duration” for cleanup and investigation of a one-rig semi truck crash.  The accident happened on...

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...

I-25 to see overnight closures south of Denver this weekend

Interstate 25 northbound south of Denver will be completely closed overnight starting on Friday for ‘emergency bridge work.’ This round of closures will affect northbound Interstate 25 from Ridgegate...

“Slope failure” closes SC Highway 184 until September

A South Carolina highway will be closed daily for repairs after Tropical Storm rains washed out a portion of the road.  Highway 184 in Sugar Mountain, also known as...

CLOSURE: Ramps connecting I 15 to I 91 shutdown in So Cal for emergency...

A need for emergency repairs has forced the closure of ramps connecting northbound Interstate 25 to eastbound Interstate 91 in southern California on Wednesday.  The repairs and subsequent closure...

“Significant delays” expected on I-70 for cleanup of rig stuck in river

A travel alert has been issued for a portion of Interstate 70 in Colorado as crews work to clear a rig that crashed into the Colorado River over the weekend. 

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...

Arkansas officials pursuing safe truck parking in wake of pandemic, Memphis bridge closure

Arkansas state officials and trucking agencies are working together to address a longstanding truck parking issue further exacerbated by the COVID19 pandemic and the closure of a major bridge. 

Notoriously tricky route closed for winter season after ‘dooming’ too many semis

Vermont’s notorious “Smugglers Notch” has been officially closed for the winter season in order to prevent any semi trucks from getting stuck.  Fines for large vehicles stuck after choosing...

Truckers cite “common sense” as most important winter driving tip

A Wisconsin news station recently set out to gather the most essential winter trucking tips, and drivers’ responses might surprise you.  Reporters with We Are Greenbay News approached truckers...

Inspector that failed to notice crack in crucial I-40 bridge has been fired

An inspector who apparently failed to notice the crack forming along the Interstate 40 bridge between Arkansas and Tennessee has been fired, officials say.  The inspector was fired on...

I-40 is reopening just in time for a new major bridge project to commence

A previously planned bridge repair project is still in the works for 2022 despite the recent traffic headaches caused by the unexpected closure of the I-40 bridge in Memphis. 

MDOT receives lottery funds worth $80 million to repave highways, “we don’t gamble on...

The Mississippi Department of Transportation recently received new funds worth approximately $80 million from the state lottery. The money will be used to address the state's maintenance projects and repave over...

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,...

Sacramento area will soon experience ‘worst closure ever’ starting Friday

A construction project that will fully close a four mile section of Highway 99 through Sacramento will begin on Friday night, and officials are warning locals to brace themselves. 
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