Trucking News

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!

VIDEO: Trucker takes it upon himself to move an unlocked car blocking his tight...

A woman is speaking out after her car was moved by a truck driver looking to make a tight turn and was subsequently towed.  Surveillance footage shows a semi...

TxDOT reminds drivers that ‘hit and run’ bridge strikes are not an option

Texas Department of Transportation officials are reminding truck drivers and trucking companies about the importance of sticking to their designated routes after a recent rise in bridge strike crashes across the Houston...

Self-driving trucks to haul FedEx loads along I-45 corridor in Texas as part of...

On Wednesday, autonomous truck tech company Aurora announced an "industry-first" partnership with PACCAR and FedEx to conduct a commercial pilot program in Texas.

Recent viral video of man clinging to moving semi may soon inspire new pre-check...

Video of a man clinging to two separate semi trucks in Georgia has been circulating the internet this week, and may even inspire some new pre-check protocol to prevent creative hitchhikers like...

PLS Logistics acquires Kansas-based D&L Transport

his week, Pennsylvania logistics company PLS Logistics Services announced the acquisition of a Kansas brokerage company.

84 migrants discovered in 90’ degree trailer with plateless truck

84 migrants were found inside of a hot trailer in Texas late last week.  The incident happened at around 9:30 p.m. on September 16th at the Interstate 35 border...

This tech startup makes truckers money from idle trailers

vHub has developed its technology platform to provide a unique online logistics marketplace, allowing owners with empty trailers to connect with other u

Truck loaded with TVs stolen from Pilot parking lot

A truck full of televisions was stolen from a Pilot Travel Center parking lot in Michigan late last week, and police are still on the search for the truck and thief. 

Maryland tolls are inconsistent, overcharging, trucker claims

A Maryland truck driver says he has been consistently overcharged at tolling stations, and is warning drivers to take notice of what they’re being charged.  Truck driver Mike Daman...

Massive truck fire shuts down Louisiana I-10

Four mile traffic backups have been reported due to a huge tanker truck fire in the New Orleans area.

Truckers are once again trying to rally fellow drivers in a strike for medical...

Rumors of a trucker strike are once again circling the internet as online trucking groups work to speak out against medical mandates.  From Facebook groups (such as...

More than 100K Freightliner Cascadias made in Mexico recalled for steering defect

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has issued a recall for more than 100,000 Freightliner Cascadia trucks for a defect that could "lead to a complete loss of steering control."

Oregon increases fine to nearly $900 for trucker chain law violations

Starting this week, drivers caught without required chains in Oregon will face a stiffer fine.

Farm animals run amok on Illinois interstate

A collection of farm animals ran wild on an interstate in Illinois after a semi truck wreck early on Sunday morning.  The accident happened on September 19th at around...

Illinois police investigate trucker’s death in truck stop parking lot

re investigating after a truck driver was fatally struck by another semi truck in a truck stop parking lot in Effingham, Illinois.

Michigan authorities investigate after two separate semi trailer fires at warehouse

Battle Creek police and firefighters are investigating after multiple trailers burned at a warehouse location over the weekend.
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