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Truck's lost load of 2 lb. metal balls pummel cars following GPS mishap

Truck’s lost load of 2 lb. metal balls pummels cars following GPS mishap

A GPS mishap caused a truck to lose a large load of metal balls, which rolled down a steep hill and pummeled cars in Seattle, Washington, yesterday.
New Love's location adds nearly 70 truck parking spots in South Carolina

New Love’s location adds nearly 70 truck parking spots in South Carolina

Love's Travel Stops recently opened a new location in South Carolina.
Uber Freight announces innovative reimagination of the trailer pool system

Uber Freight announces “innovative reimagination of the trailer pool system”

Today Uber Freight announced a partnership with a new trailer rental service that they say will cut down on wait times for both drivers and shippers.
Reward offered after sleeping trucker is brutally beaten at an Idaho truck stop

Reward offered after sleeping trucker is brutally beaten at an Idaho truck stop

A driver's company is offering a cash reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect who severely beat their truck driver at a truck stop in Idaho last month.

“Disastrous” flooding collapses FM 2900 bridge

Historic flooding along the Llano River in Kingsland, Texas, has forced evacuations and destroyed the FM 2900 bridge.
Freightliner Recall

Almost 20,000 Freightliners recalled for steering defect that could cause a crash

Daimler Trucks North America has issued a recall for nearly 20,000 Freightliner trucks for a steering shaft assembly defect that could result in a crash.
Truck Stop Stabbing

Trucker faces attempted homicide charges for allegedly stabbing co-worker

A truck driver is facing serious felony charges for allegedly stabbing a co-worker at a New Jersey truck stop.

Truck driver faces homicide charges following triple fatality 11 vehicle crash

A truck driver is facing homicide and DUI charges following a Friday night multiple vehicle crash that left three people dead.
VIDEO- Trucker takes on construction zone on Hopland Grade. It does not go well.

Caltrans issues warning to truckers: Stay off SR 175 or get ready for “the...

In response to the viral video of a truck overturning and falling down an embankment on Hopland Grade, Caltrans has issued a warning to truck drivers to heed the signs awn stay away.
Celadon sells flatbed division to PS Logistics

Celadon investors agree to $5.5 million settlement in class action suit

A group of Celadon Group Inc. investors have agreed to a $5.5 million settlement in a class action suit against the trucking company as it faces government investigations over financial reporting discrepancies.
Drug Test

Drug testing company charged with faking truck driver results

A company based in Winnipeg is facing serious charges for allegedly faking drug test results for numerous truck drivers for nearly a year.
Love's: Truckers must fuel and go at Florida truck stop this weekend

Truckers must fuel and go at Love’s during October bike rally

A Florida Love's location is once again asking truck drivers to fuel and then leave the premises to accommodate a large three day motorcycle rally.
Eighty miles of I-10 shut down for "extremely hazardous" conditions following hurricane

Eighty miles of I-10 shut down for “extremely hazardous” conditions following hurricane

The Florida Highway Patrol has shut down a major stretch of I-10 following Hurricane Michael.

VIDEO: A Fellow Driver Stops to Help a Truck Engulfed in Flames

VIDEO: A Fellow Driver Stops to Help a Truck Engulfed in Flames An extensive 20 minute long video from local news station, shows on-the-scene footage of a truck cab engulfed in flames eastbound on Interstate-80...

Trucker Arrested For Driving Company Truck After Being Terminated

A 24-year-old driver who refused to retrieve a load was terminated.  The driver then took off in the company truck. The man was later was arrested. According to KOMO News, the driver came to Marysville, Washington from...
Minnesota at work on technology to help truckers find safe parking

Dangerous Parking Situations Gain Attention from Pennsylvania State Officials

Pennsylvania looks to tackle truck parking A lack of truck parking around several Pennsylvania area rest stops gains the attention of State Officials. Now, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is discussing the need to create more...

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