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New car gifted to off-duty paramedic who jumped into action after nearly dying in...

An off-duty paramedic caught up in the recent Fort Worth pile up crash was gifted a new car for his heroic actions pulling people from the chaos.  Trey McDaniel...

Indiana troopers kick off month-long driver crackdown on Friday

The Indiana State Police (ISP) announced the start of a high visibility driver enforcement effort that starts on Friday.

Trucker on foot struck by passing vehicle after crashing on Pennsylvania interstate

Authorities in Pennsylvania say that a truck driver was injured after being struck by another vehicle early this morning. The incident occurred around 4 a.m. on Thursday, February...
Wyoming Highway Patrol Stepping Up Truck Enforcement On Teton Pass

Wyoming lawmakers eye new plan to keep truckers off Teton Pass

New legislation introduced in Wyoming seeks to keep truckers off of Teton Pass by making it easier to ticket them. State Sen. Mike Gierau introduced Senate Bill 3...

Driver walks away from rig mangled in wreck

A truck driver suffered only minor injuries in a serious crash that shut down a highway in California on Thursday morning.  The accident happened on Interstate 80 at around...

Owl struck by semi truck saved by trucker who called for help

An owl accidentally struck by a semi truck is recovering nicely thanks to the trucker who called for help.  The owl was discovered on the flatbed of a semi...

VIDEO: Flatbed manages to right itself after nearly losing it all

A flatbed truck landed right-side-up after nearly losing it all in a near-rollover accident in Houston recently.  The incident happened on the 610 West Loop in Houston, Texas in...

Pennsylvania’s trucking industry is “disappointed” and actively speaking out against the upcoming bridge tolls

Trucking industry experts say they are “disappointed” by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s plan to move forward with the tolling of 9 major bridges across the state.  The proposed...

Twisted crash with school bus claims life of log truck driver

A log truck driver was killed in an apparent brake-failure  crash that left the log truck and a school bus in a tangled mess on Thursday morning.  The accident...

Woman killed in 7 vehicle crash triggered by truck’s lost load of metal pipes

The Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) says that a motorist lost her life in a multi-vehicle crash in downtown Topeka on Wednesday. The crash happened around 4:20 p.m. on February...

Illinois officer in recent viral clip of shockingly close call with semi truck speaks...

The Illinois police officer who was nearly flattened by a semi truck on the side of the highway recently has reached out to speak on the importance of the viral clip and...

$27M marijuana found hidden in shipment of papayas

More than 12,000 pounds of marijuana were discovered inside of a semi truck hauling papayas this week.  The contraband was discovered on Monday, February 22nd at around 5:45 p.m....

Troopers to ‘aggressively enforce’ Move Over law with fine up to $10,000

Illinois State Police (ISP) have announced that they are out in force to make sure that drivers move over for emergency vehicles over the next few weeks. On...
Navistar Recall

27K Navistar trucks recalled for defect that could cause sudden engine shutdown

Navistar, Inc. has issued a recall impacting tens of thousands of trucks for a defect that could cause a sudden loss of electrical power.

Witness to yesterday’s 16-vehicle fatal bridge pile-up calling for better signage, improved safety measures

A witness to Tuesday’s 16-vehicle pile up is calling for improved safety measures along the old Mississippi River bridge.  The accident happened on February 23rd in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. 

The top 10 worst spots for truck bottlenecks compiled into one revealing list

A list of the most congested bottlenecks from trucking in America has been released thanks to the American Transportation Research Institute.  The data was compiled using GPS data from...
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