PennDOT says that bad-weather tractor trailer bans are going “relatively well”

In light of the recent snow storms, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has weighed in on the effectiveness of tractor trailer bans, and they say it’s going well.  PennDOT began...

Specially designed rig will act as crash pad for truckers while construction closes runaway...

Truckers who lose control at the bottom of a freeway in Australia are expected to crash into the back of a specially designed truck for the duration of construction, officials say. 

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...

“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. 

“Historic snow” brings I-94 to a standstill, predictions say it’s not over yet

Four jackknifed tractor trailers, five injury accidents, and more than 12 crashes causing property damages wreaked havoc on Kenosha County, Wisconsin on Tuesday morning.  The “historic” snowfall caused slippery,...

Pennsylvania tolling proposal could “destroy” trucking companies, industry experts argue

Industry experts are warning Pennsylvania lawmakers that a recent proposal for new bridge tolls could “destroy” trucking companies across the state. Head of the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association Joe...

Truckers stuck in the Nebraska snowstorms are warning other drivers to STAY PUT

Truckers braving the Nebraska snowstorms are warning other drivers to STAY PUT A Winter Storm Warning has gone into effect for the eastern portion of Nebraska, and drivers stuck...

Officials led to believe “it’s not all driver error” after section of road claims...

A truck hauling packages flipped into a muddy ditch in South Carolina on Wednesday, marking the third truck claimed by this section of road in the last five days. 

Buttigieg looking to put “politics aside” in push for extensive $1 trillion transportation infrastructure...

Soon-to-be Transportation Secretary, Pete Buttigieg, is already making plans to improve American roadways through an infrastructure package officials are describing as “big” and “bold.” Although recently-resigned Transportation Secretary, Elaine...

Semi truck crash scatters Happy Meal boxes, causes traffic backups

A semi truck wreck left a load of McDonald’s Happy Meal boxes strewn down the side of a hill and caused traffic backups in Knoxville on Friday afternoon.  The...

Four days into the new year & this infamous KC bridge has struck again

No one was injured after a semi truck crashed into an infamous Kansas City bridge over the weekend.  The crash happened on the evening of Sunday, January 3rd at...

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...

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...

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...

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.

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...
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