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Here you will find the today’s top trucking news. We add new content daily, so check back often to stay up to date on all things trucking-related!

Train whacks stuck truck off tracks in wild video

A motorist in Texas caught a violent truck vs. train collision on camera on Tuesday.

Carrier suddenly closes Wisconsin terminal, eliminates dozens of driver jobs

An Illinois-based trucking company announced that it would shutter a terminal in Wisconsin, eliminating dozens of jobs.
OKC Shooting

REPORT: Security guard who shot trucker dies by suicide

Oklahoma police have confirmed that a man accused of shooting a semi truck driver in a parking dispute at a truck stop earlier this month has taken his own life.

Trucking co. says they were abandoned by investors, closing for good

A California-based trucking company announced on Friday that they would be closing down for good, citing the abrupt departure of investors and company leadership.

Feds find $18 million worth of drugs in broccoli load

U.S. Customs and Border Protection says that they recently intercepted a huge amount of illegal drugs from a truckload of vegetables at a Texas cargo facility.

Trucker seriously hurt after unidentified object smashes through windshield

Indiana State troopers say that a trucker was hospitalized with serious injuries after an unknown object crashed through his truck's windshield.
Indy Tanker Fire

New mom risks her life to save tanker truck driver days after giving birth

Indiana State Police (ISP) are asking drivers to look for alternate routes after a fuel tanker caught fire on Thursday.
Highway 15 Montreal

Two dead in massive 100+ vehicle pileup in Canada

Authorities have confirmed that two people were killed during a chain-reaction crash involving at least 100 cars and trucks yesterday.
Truck Tolls

Connecticut governor says he gives up on truck-only tolls — for now

Yesterday Connecticut governor Ned Lamont said that he was abandoning his controversial truck-only toll plan after legislative leaders failed to schedule a vote on the bill.

Trucking co. sues, claiming feds seized $181K in cash from employee

A Florida-based trucking company has filed suit after they say that federal authorities seized more than $181,000 in cash meant to purchase trucks for their fleet.
I-85 Rowan County

Trucker attempting to assist motorist falls 75 feet from bridge

Firefighters in North Carolina say that a truck driver survived a serious fall from an interstate bridge this morning.

FDOT converting rest stop to ‘truck-only’ parking

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is kicking car drivers out of a rest area in Seminole County, making it a 'truck-only' parking facility.

MoDOT warns drivers to be ready for major weekend I-70 shutdown

The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) is expecting major traffic delays when they close portions of I-70 in Kansas City for construction this weekend.

Trucker’s sweet drive takes a sour turn

Indiana State Police say that an unusual incident involving a tanker truck hauling sugar caused traffic backups on Tuesday.
DOT CBD Notice

DOT issues warning about use of CBD products

The Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a memo clarifying common questions about the use of CBD products for safety-sensitive workers.

Texas troopers get to keep semi seized in drug bust

Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) have been awarded a truck and trailer that were seized by authorities following a drug charge against the truck driver.

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