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!

Men arraigned on charges after setting fire to semi truck during riots in New...

Two Albany, New York, men have been arraigned on charges after allegedly setting a semi truck on fire and attempting to set a police car on fire during violent riots.

Crash leaves semi truck in a precarious position over ramp

The Washington State Patrol says that a truck driver survived a frightening crash that left his truck in a precarious position off of the I-5 Express lanes in Seattle.

Travel restrictions in place in Louisville as city braces for possible civil unrest

City officials in Louisville, Kentucky, have declared a state of emergency and are preparing for possible protests as the Attorney General nears a decision in a high profile case.

Trucker warns others after his windshield is shattered on I-70

A truck driver took to social media to warn others to use caution after his windshield was shattered by an object as he was traveling on a West Virginia interstate

Driver survives after being pulled from ‘virtually disintegrated’ semi truck

A truck driver survived a multi-vehicle crash that completely obliterated his rig in Michigan over the weekend.  The accident happened in Casco Township, Michigan on Interstate 196 near Exit...

Drivers are abandoning vehicles after flooding shuts down Houston highway

Texas transportation officials are warning drivers not to drive into flood waters after a damaging tropical storm left a major roadway submerged.

Nine charged with staging accidents with trucks and defrauding companies of nearly $300k

With the addition of nine new indictments, 28 people now have been charged in a federal probe into the staging of automobile accidents in Louisiana, according to U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser.

Trucking company lends a ‘helping paw’ in the fight against COVID 19

When Graig Morin, founder of Brown Dog Carriers in Maine, offered to help out a local hospital by delivering chairs, he was happy to lend a hand. But once the favor was...

Tiny Homes: Trucker Edition

Sleepers are a truck driver’s ‘home away from home’ but these custom extended sleepers are taking cozy to a whole new level.  Seemingly the ‘tiny homes of the trucking...

Hundreds of thousands of dollars owed to trucking companies after motor carrier files bankruptcy

Hundreds of thousands of dollars are owed to several trucking companies after a Texas motor carrier filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.  FALC Enterprises of El Paso, Texas filed...

Watch as 50 semis convoy as ‘one last salute’ for 40 year veteran driver

A Wisconsin trucking company organized a memorial convoy over the weekend to recognize a driver who recently passed away.

Overpass crash left dump truck driver up in the air

A dump truck driver found himself in an unusual position after colliding with an overpass in Florida over the weekend.

Truck driver faces hate crime charge for Oregon truck stop stabbing

A truck driver has been indicted on federal charges related to the stabbing of a black man at a truck stop restaurant late last year.

Maryland’s iconic ‘Big Curve’ continues to baffle officials after recent wave of 36 crashes

Police and highway officials in Maryland have tried everything in their efforts to stop the wave of truck crashes taking place at a well-known area, dubbed the 'Big Curve.'

Shipping container falls on yard truck, leaving driver trapped inside

A driver wound up trapped inside his cab when a shipping container fell on top of his truck at a South Carolina port facility. The incident happened...

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...
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