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US Marshalls Arrest Murder Suspect at Truck Driving School

U.S. Marshall's agents arrested a murder suspect at the C.R. England driving school in Utah. On Wednesday, agents with the U.S. Marshal's Violent Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team arrested...

Truck driver sentenced to federal prison for involvement in $2M “get rich quick” scheme

A truck driver has been sentenced to 33 months in federal prison for his involvement in a scheme that scammed oil companies out of nearly $2 million.  According to...

Sleepy truck driver caused fiery accident

A sleepy truck driver caused an fiery accident that shut down the highway for hours. The accident occurred at 5:40 am on Wednesday, on Interstate 87, south...

FMCSA wasted no time – drugged truck driver ordered off the road for crash...

The FMCSA has announced they've issued an out of service order to a truck driver who was responsible for a wreck in Indiana that killed 2 children and 2 teens and severely injured their father.

Man shot and killed for not rolling up truck’s window

A man is in custody after he shot and killed his coworker for allegedly refusing to roll up his window. Adam Douglas Haywood, 27 years old, was...

Truck driver files lawsuit against Bass Pro after injury from falling freight

Bass Pro Shops is being sued by a semi-trailer driver who was allegedly injured in an incident involving the company's freight. Robert Moore filed the lawsuit last Thursday...

Truck driver injured after rig tears through neighborhood

A truck driver has been hospitalized following a serious crash that damaged two houses over the weekend.  The incident occurred on Saturday, August 8th, at around 4:20 p.m. in...

Truckers urge new regulations to protect citizens, profits from Mexican carriers “not held to...

Two prominent trucking groups are requesting that the government accelerate the adoption of new trade laws in order to “protect the industry” from Mexico-based carriers “not held to the same standards," reports...

State cancels Patrol Academy due to lack of funding

There will be fewer officers on the roads in Minnesota due to a lack of funding. This month, the Minnesota State Patrol announced that it has canceled its...

Two new truck stops add 186 truck parking spaces

This week, Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores opened new locations in Texas and Illinois.

Weight limit reduced on Missouri bridge due to ‘deterioration’

The Missouri Department of Transportation announced today that they've decreased weight limits on a Perry County, Missouri from 40 tons to 25 tons. The weight limit goes into...

Here’s a lesson on why you shouldn’t speed through a truck stop parking lot

An overturned truck in a Love’s parking lot was spotted by CDLLife App users in Kentucky yesterday, demonstrating why you should never speed through a parking lot.  The truck...

Wrong way car sends semi plummeting 30 feet off overpass into parking lot below

A truck driver is lucky to be alive after a motorist struck him head-on, sending his vehicle plunging off an overpass early on Friday morning.

Gunman still at large after trucking yard shooting

A gunman is still at large after fatally shooting a man at a trucking yard early Friday morning.  The incident occurred at around 6:50 a.m. in the Queen St....

NC Church shows “forgotten” truckers some love

Passing truck drivers were able to enjoy a hot meal last weekend thanks to church-members just looking to show their appreciation and support.  The event took place at Harrells...

39 immigrants ‘baked’ to death in suffocatingly hot trailer

Multiple people are facing charges after thirty-nine Vietnamese immigrants were found dead in the back of a semi truck last year.   Eamonn Harrison, Maurice Robinson, Gheorghe Nica,  Christopher Kennedy,...
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