Tag: Virginia

This week, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) responded to complaints about trucks from the motoring public by deploying a "Commercial Vehicle Strike Force" (CVSF) in the San Gorgonio Pass Area.
A police officer is recovering after being struck by a DUI driver while investigating a separate DUI driver, all with a commercial vehicle blocking traffic. The incident happened just after 3 a.m. on June 11th on Interstate...

Oversized load caused 17 hour shutdown of Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

Virginia's Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel (CBBT) reopened early this morning after being shut down for nearly a day because of an oversized load striking the ceiling.

VIDEO: Freight train slices semi truck in half

Watch as truckers run for their life when their truck becomes struck at a railroad crossing while a train is barreling towards them.

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.

Virginia police say that a trucker opened fire on a pickup

Virginia police say that a Georgia truck driver has been charged for allegedly shooting at a pickup truck on I-95 in Chesterfield County over the weekend.

Watch a runaway truck spew massive amounts of smoke on I-64

Check out video of a truck with a runaway engine dumping huge amounts of smoke onto I-64 in Chesapeake, Virginia, earlier today.

Virginia lawmaker raises alarm about truck parking problem

A Virginia delegate believes that the ELD Mandate is to blame for a serious safety issue after he spotted numerous truck drivers with nowhere to park lined up on the shoulders and onramps of the interstate.

Virginia has fined thousands of drivers for violating “slow poke” law

A new report shows that law enforcement officers in Virginia have been vigorously enforcing the state's new left lane driving law.

Truckers protest long wait times at Virginia port

Truckers fed up with lengthy wait times at Virginia ports have turned out to protest today.

Trucker electrocuted after truck arm comes in contact with power lines

The driver was pronounced dead after arriving at the hospital.

Michigan is latest state to start enforcing left lane laws

Police officers began cracking down on left lane drivers on March 1st.

Averitt Express: Drivers share their experiences in their own words

If you've been in trucking long enough, you learn that the best way to get straight talk about how a company operates is to...

Train carrying GOP members hits garbage truck, killing one

A person inside a garbage truck lost his life in Virginia today when his vehicle was struck by a train carrying Republican members of...

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