Fiery double-semi crash sends at least one trucker to hospital

A portion of the Florida Turnpike was completely shut down on Monday morning after a double-semi crash sparked a serous fire.  The accident happened on July 12th at around...

Truckers are not happy about the closure of 10 NY service areas for the...

The renovation and subsequent closure of 10 New York service areas this summer has truckers worried about what they will do in the meantime.  Earlier this week, the New...

DC looking to alleviate highway confusion with new Interstate names

Two of the most frequently traveled roadways in Washington DC will soon be getting new names in an attempt to alleviate some long standing confusion over exits.  Interstate 695...

Sensors decide who gets pulled for inspection at these SD Ports of Entry

Special sensors embedded into the roadway just outside of the South Dakota Port of Entry are saving both truckers and highway officials time and money by helping officers decide which rigs can...

Mudslides trap semi, shut down Colo. highway

A portion of Highway 285 in Colorado has been shut down after a severe thunderstorm kickstarted a series of mudslides.  The mudslides happened at around 9:15 p.m. in Chaffee...

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. 

Flock of homing pigeons causes three-hour shutdown of Florida highway

Police are searching for the owners of a flock of homing pigeons that caused the shutdown of an interstate in Florida on Tuesday night.  The incident happened on June...

Tennessee lifting construction-related closures for holiday weekend

Tennessee's Department of Transportation plans to suspend construction on interstates and state routes to relieve holiday weekend backups, officials say.  The suspension of lane closures in construction areas will...

Adjustments to the Hernando do Soto Bridge situation have cut costs to trucking by...

After the sudden closure of a major bridge connecting Arkansas and Tennessee cost the trucking industry more than $70 million, some adjustments to the traffic flow have cut the daily costs by...

Tolling authorities are “double dipping” when it comes to charging semi trucks, trucking company...

Trucking companies in Western New York are being severely overcharged when using the E-Z Pass along the New York State Thruway, company executives say.  Based on billing statements going...

Task force created to save NC highway prone to flooding

A task force has been formed in an effort to save a major North Carolina highway prone to flooding in storms.  NC Highway 12 runs from Oregon Inlet to...

‘Largest highway closure ever’ going according to plan, Sacramento officials say

A large construction project aimed at completing a series of bridge deck repairs on Highway 99 in Sacramento is right on schedule despite its massive scale, officials say.  The...

ATA, Louisiana truckers urge signing of important highway funding bill

The American Trucking Associations has joined together with the Louisiana Motor Transport Association in support of a bill that would fund highway infrastructure across the state of Louisiana.  The...

Four killed, nine wounded in crash involving milk tanker truck

A serious accident involving a tanker truck hauling milk left four people dead nine people injured in Arizona early this morning.  The accident happened in Phoenix on Loop 202...

Motorists are getting “too comfortable” driving around semi trucks, Maine officials warn

More than 230 crashes involving semi trucks have already been recorded in Maine in 2021 alone, but state and city officials know that the truckers are not to blame - and that’s...

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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