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New Love’s brings nearly 60 truck parking spaces to Arizona

This week, Love's Travel Stops opened an Arizona truck stop location.

Man accused of murdering female trucker in Alabama said Trump made him do it

The man accused of murdering truck driver Christine Summers in Alabama on August 19, 2020 allegedly told the officers who arrested him that Trump made him do it.

Truck driver rescued, arrested following fiery drunk driving incident

A truck driver went from rescued victim to arrested citizen after firefighters pulled him from his burning rig in a drunk driving incident, police say.  The accident occurred on...

Neighborhood watch taking steps to ensure truckers have “no excuses” to cut through residential...

Police in southwest Georgia have begun cracking down on truck drivers using residential streets as shortcuts after neighborhood watch members demanded help with the ongoing “problem.” The Branch Road...

Trucker honored for heroism for stopping reckless motorist carrying cocaine

A New Jersey truck driver was recently recognized as a "Highway Angel" for helping police putting the brakes on a driver in possession of cocaine with a small child in the vehicle.

Semi may have been accidentally caught up in crossfire on Ohio interstate

Police in Columbus, Ohio, believe that a semi truck may have taken gunfire after accidentally getting between a shooter and his intended target. Police were called to the scene...

MDOT unveils Lynyrd Skynyrd Highway signs as functional tribute to tragedy

The Mississippi Department of Transportation recently unveiled two new, special highway signs honoring the Lynyrd Skynyrd members who lost their lives in the infamous plane crash.  The unveiling occurred...

Truck driver hospitalized after bridge strike

Massachusetts State Police say that a roadway in Danvers was closed on Tuesday afternoon after a major bridge strike.

Two hurt in 10 semi truck pileup on I-40

Authorities in New Mexico say that there is no estimated time for reopening following a serious 10 vehicle pileup that shut down a major interstate.

Truckers kidnapped, tortured and killed in Florida

Miami police say that three truck drivers were kidnapped, bound, brutally tortured then shot in the head execution-style. Their bodies were dumped on a South Florida street. One of the victims survived....

Woman struck and killed by semi truck at Missouri truck stop

A woman was struck and killed by a semi truck at a truck stop in Missouri. According to KLOR News, the incident occurred on Thursday morning at the...

Florida warns truckers to stick to the correct lane — or face a $120...

Authorities in Florida are rolling out an awareness campaign to try to keep truckers out of the left lane on restricted roadways

Black ice, bad drivers lead to string of small explosions on NYC propane truck

A semi truck hauling propane tanks caught on fire early Tuesday morning, causing a string of small explosions that shook the neighborhood.  The accident happened at around midnight on...

Truck driver who crashed off Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel still missing, Coast Guard calls off...

Authorities in Virginia have not recovered the body of a box truck driver who crashed off of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel on Tuesday morning.

Tanker truck driver killed in fiery crash, Houston police say

Police in Houston, Texas, have confirmed that a truck driver lost his life in a crash on Tuesday afternoon.

Colorado troopers warn truckers after runaway semi almost hits top of escape ramp

Colorado State troopers are warning truck drivers about the dangers of mountain driving after one driver was forced to use a runway ramp over the weekend.
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