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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!

This wind turbine blade haul needs to be seen to be believed (and even...

A European trucking company recently shared eye-popping images of a wind turbine heavy haul that left some social media users in awe -- and others skeptical.

This new trucker-centric burger joint is “inspired by those who drive America”

Great food can be hard to come by while out on the road, which is precisely why Trucker Burger, a brand new roadside restaurant catered towards truckers, opened in Elroy, Arizona last...
Freightliner new Cascadia

180K Freightliners recalled for brake defect that could cause ‘sudden change in vehicle direction’

Daimler Trucks North America has issued a massive recall of more than 180,000 trucks for a brake defect that could increase the risk of a crash.

NYPD cracks down on illegal truck parking

The New York Police Department (NYPD) recently responded to public complaints by targeting truckers illegally parked near a park.

Cargo theft alert issued for truckers at Illinois rest areas

Illinois State Police recently issued a warning to truck drivers following an uptick in cargo theft at two rest area locations.
NY Parkway Bridge Strike

Police say ‘language barrier’ may be to blame after truck strikes low bridge

New York police say that a box truck driver has been ticketed after crashing into a low clearance railroad bridge earlier this week.

Truck driver killed when his big rig plunged off I-5 bridge

Oregon State Police say that a truck driver fell to his death after crashing off of a bridge early this morning.
Crates

Heavy haulers transport two-story tall crates through Houston

A team of more than 100 workers is hard at work helping to maneuver a massive oversized load through Houston, Texas, area roadways. Over the weekend, crews with...

“Spy” drone footage of Tesla semi truck leaves us wondering if the rig will...

Drone footage of a Tesla semi truck speeding around a test track in California was captured last week leaving us wondering - just when will the Tesla semi truck actually be released?
Oklahoma Turnpike Speed Limit

Speed limits are going up on Oklahoma Turnpike — maybe

A new law allowing the increase of the speed limit on portions of the Oklahoma Turnpike will go into effect on Friday, but it could be months before higher speed limits are...

WATCH: This trucking montage will have you rarin’ to get back out on the...

A CDLLife App member and truck driver recently took to the app to share a montage of his recent month in trucking, and we think it’ll have you itching to get back...

Truck driver left covered in human waste after near-collision with motorist

A dump truck driver found himself in an unfortunate situation on Wednesday morning after a near-collision forced him to slam on his brakes, dislodging his load of treated human waste. 

Trucker killed after becoming “entangled” in truck machinery

A truck driver is dead by his own rig after an unfortunate event in Minnesota on Friday.  The accident happened on January 8th at around 5:20 p.m. at the...

Breaking: High Speed Chase Happening Now In St. Louis

A high-speed chase is happening right now in St. Louis. The chase is on I-44 westbound, near Eureka, Missouri. https://www.facebook.com/FOX2Now/videos/197535298261038

Haslam to step down as Pilot CEO

The CEO of one of the largest truck stop chains in the U.S. will step down at the end of 2020.

Safety alert issued for Missouri interstate for wood thrown at trucks

A major trucking association issued a safety alert to members traveling on a Missouri interstate.
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