Tag: Fatal Crash

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) provided guidance for truckers with an Electronic Logging Device (ELD) affected by the Microsoft outage.
California police arrested a truck driver following a truck fire and explosion in Tracy on Wednesday.

UHP: Trucker’s inexperience with mountain driving led to fatal crash

Today the Utah Highway Patrol (UHP) released a report blaming driver inexperience and overheated brakes for a crash that claimed the life of a truck driver in Garden City earlier this month.

One dead after truck plummets off I-75 overpass, catches fire

Florida transportation officials have shut down a stretch of I-75 in east Tampa after a  fatal fiery multi-vehicle crash involving a truck that crashed off of an overpass.

Trucker killed after plunging 200 feet into Eagle Canyon

The Utah Highway Patrol says that a truck driver died over the weekend when his truck crashed off of I-70 and fell hundreds of feet into Eagle Canyon below.

Police discover missing truck driver killed in mountainside crash

West Virginia State Police say that a truck driver who had been reported as "overdue" by his company lost control on a steep grade on Allegheny Mountain and did not survive the crash.

Two perish when semi truck crashes off Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

A truck driver and his passenger both lost their lives over the weekend when their truck crashed off of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel and down into the water below.

Trucker at fault in crash that killed six gets short sentence thanks to family’s forgiveness

A truck driver was handed down an unusually short sentence for a crash that killed a family of five and one other person after surviving family members urged the judge to show him mercy.

Trucker who fled following double fatality crash on I-20 caught by Border Patrol

A Florida truck driver suspected of causing a hit and run crash that killed two people in Texas was nabbed by Border Patrol agents in El Paso yesterday.

13 year old girl killed after stealing van and crashing head-on with semi truck

A teenage girl was killed in a head-on crash with a semi truck in Ohio last night. The crash was reported around 9 p.m. at...

Police say trucker was watching NFL game during fatal motorcycle crash

Pennsylvania State Police say that a truck driver was distracted by watching an NFL football game behind the wheel while he caused a crash...

Trucker killed after plunging more than 100 feet off Wolf Creek Pass

A Florida-based truck driver lost his life over the weekend when he lost control and drove off of a cliff on U.S. Highway 160, also known as Wolf Creek Pass, in Colorado.

Werner Enterprises slapped with $90 million verdict by Texas jury

Yesterday a Texas jury settled on a nearly $90 million verdict against Werner Enterprises for a fatal crash in 2014 involving a student truck driver that occurred during icy weather conditions.

Oil tanker truck driver killed in fiery crash in Alabama

Alabama officials say that a tanker tuck driver lost his life today in a major crash on I-10 near downtown Mobile.

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