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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!

Semi hauling chocolate milk loses entire load after slamming into underpass

Crews worked to clean up a semi truck's load of chocolate milk after it slammed into a railroad underpass late Friday night. In a statement, the...

FMCSA issues guidance for truck drivers who encounter threatening situations on the road

Amid fears of violence on the roadway, the FMCSA has issued guidance for truck drivers. Over the last year, CDLLife has reported several incidents of violence against drivers...

Oregon troopers issue warning after string of shootings on busy interstate

Oregon State Police (OSP) are asking for tips after multiple vehicles were hit by gunfire on I-5 in recent weeks. On July 14, OSP issued a statement about...

People are doing the math after trucker is recognized for 10 MILLION safe miles

A trucking company recently recognized a driver for hitting an unbelievable safety milestone.

Pickup driver killed after colliding with illegally parked semi truck, police say

Authorities in Virginia say that a man was killed this morning in a three vehicle crash.

Hurricane Isaias winds blow over three semi-trucks on Delaware highway

At least three semi trucks were overturned at the same time by intense hurricane winds in Delaware on Tuesday morning. NBC 10 Philadelphia reported on the scene, showing...

Federal judge denies Celadon exec’s request for Mexican vacation

William Meek, Celadon's former president and chief operating officer, faces multiple fraud charges and is currently awaiting trial, but that didn't stop Meek from asking a federal judge permission to take a...

These beautiful truck drivers are changing the stereotype

Forget what you think you know about truck drivers -- these beautiful women are shattering the stereotypes by driving big rigs and looking good while they do it!

Feds urge safety changes after falling conduit killed trucker in PA Turnpike Tunnel in...

Two years after the death of a truck driver in the Lehigh Tunnel on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has issued new safety recommendations.

Truck spills 40K pounds of chicken poop, causes ‘odoriferous situation’

Colorado authorities are dealing with an awfully stinky situation after a truck rolled and spilled tons and tons of manure.

Check out this custom ‘super cab’ semi truck

"When you want a supercab but can't afford it." CDLLife App user Ian H. shared the picture on the CDLLife App. The truck was posted at a Pilot...

Police say person who climbed under tractor trailer was dragged to death

New York police are investigating the death of a person who they say climbed under a semi truck on Thursday.

Tesla driver speeds past semi while asleep with seats ‘completely reclined’

The driver of a Tesla was apparently snoozing behind the wheel while going over 90 mph, according to police. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) announced the man was...

HOS changes start on Tuesday — Here’s what you need to know

Major changes to truck driver Hours of Service regulations will go into effect in just a few days, so we rounded up the information you need to be ready.

U.S. truck driver arrested after feds find 117 people crammed into trailer

This week, U.S. Border Patrol agents intercepted a major human smuggling attempt at a Texas checkpoint. The incident occurred on September 29 at the U.S. Highway 83 checkpoint north...

Colorado cops set up CMV sting for truckers who avoid state port

This week, local police in Colorado ticketed several truckers and placed several vehicles out of service during a "portable point of entry" enforcement effort.
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