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. 

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...

Crucial Memphis bridge will remain closed for at least a month and a half,...

The Hernando de Soto Bridge on Interstate 40 will remain closed for no less than six weeks, but could be shut down for as many as two months, according to state officials. 

Converging dust storms temporarily closed a portion of I-10

A portion of Interstate 10 was closed in Arizona on Sunday after two dust storms converged to create one serious road hazard.  The incident occurred on August 16th in...

UDOT: ‘Hurricane Force’ winds topple 3-dozen semi trucks in 20 minutes

Truck drivers and motorists alike were advised to stay off the roads in Utah on Tuesday as ‘hurricane force’ winds ripped through the northern part of the state.  According...

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...

Portion of California’s Highway 1 washed away in major storm

A portion of Highway 1 in California has been swept into the ocean following a major rain storm.  The roadway began to slide on Thursday, but crumbled fully away...

90 day closure of major bridge aims to improve safety

A major bridge in Kansas will be closed for the next three months as crews work to overhaul the interchange and majorly improve traffic safety in the area.  The...

Nearly 200 crashes plague New Jersey roadways on Sunday

Almost 200 crashes were reported in New Jersey in a span of twelve hours on Sunday.  New Jersey State Police responded to 188 crashes between 12 a.m. and 12...

113 crashes, 117 spinouts reported on Minnesota roadways in less than 12 hours

A huge number of crashes, spin-outs, and jackknifes were reported on Minnesota roadways overnight due to poor driving conditions. MnDOT reports that a huge majority of roadways throughout the...

WYDOT warns that some roads may go unplowed thanks to new ‘limited budget’

The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) may be unable to keep roadways clear of snow this year due to some serious budget cuts.  According to a statement released by...

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...

8 hour wait times at the Cali Port of Entry could spell bad news...

Recent traffic flow changes at the Otay Mesa Port of Entry have majorly increased border-wait times for drivers, which could impact the entire industry negatively in the long run. 

America’s highway systems ranked best to worst by state

Semi-truck drivers have traversed across the best and worst highway systems in America and the recently released, Reason’s 25th Annual Highway Report, reveals how each state's roadways rank.

Major Louisiana Highways reopen after more than 3 days, but truckers say they still...

Two major Louisiana interstates have reopened following closures due to severely cold weather, but stranded drivers still feel it's unsafe. Most of Interstate 10 was shut down Monday...

Tropical Storm Eta has semi trucks sliding off Florida highways, experts say there’s more...

The outer bands of Tropical Storm Eta hammered southern Florida on Monday morning, leaving a semi truck hanging off the side of a highway; and experts are predicting that the storm is...
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