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!

Truckers ‘slow roll’ in Missouri to fight regulations that could put them out of...

On Thursday, a group of truckers came together in Joplin, Missouri, to bring attention to regulatory issues that they say could cripple the trucking industry.

Cows wander as far as four miles after cattle truck overturns

Local farmers and authorities worked to round up a herd of cattle after a cattle truck overturned in Iowa on Wednesday morning.  The accident happened on January 20th at...

Trucker flees scene of overturned rig

A truck driver fled the scene after rolling his rig on a highway in Arizona on Thursday morning.  The accident happened on January 21st at around 11:30 a.m. in...

Virginia police are taking an “educational approach” to enforcement of the new cell phone...

Virginia State Police say that they are taking an “educational approach” to the enforcement of a new law that makes driving with a cell phone in hand illegal.  The...

Love’s opens two new truck stops in Illinois, North Dakota

This week, Love's Travel Stops opened two new truck stop locations, adding 176 truck parking spaces to their network.

This futuristic technology exposes drowsy drivers

A technology developing company has introduced a new in-cabin sensor intended to detect and prevent drowsy, distracted, or otherwise dangerous driving amongst truck drivers. Cipia, formerly Eyesight Technologies,...

Fleeing felon who shot at passing trucker was aiming to kill, police say

A man was arrested last week after stealing a pickup, a gun, and shooting at a truck driver in Oklahoma.  The series of events happened on January 14th near...

Suspected ‘equipment failure’ sends big rig on wild ride down ravine

Washington State Police (WSP) say that a truck driver was unhurt after crashing off the road and hundreds of feet down a steep embankment.

Semi truck smacks into wing of plane following emergency landing

A semi truck smacked into the wing of a small plane after the pilot was forced to make an emergency landing on a highway in Texas on Tuesday.  The...

Near-whiteout conditions lead to overturned tanker

A tanker overturned during near-whiteout conditions in Minnesota on Wednesday morning.  The incident occurred on January 20th at around 8:25 a.m. near Hayfield on County Road 9 south of...

Trucking company and driver sued after following GPS onto 6 ton bridge, causing collapse

The state of Arkansas has filed suit against a California trucking company and its driver after a major bridge collapse in 2019.

Officials are seeking more aggressive signage on road that’s already claimed 7 trucks in...

Officials in Nelson County, Virginia are looking for a better way to warn truck drivers about a tricky stretch of road that has already claimed seven trucks in 2021 alone. 

Troopers are focusing on truckers during Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Indiana State Troopers are focusing on semi trucks this month as part of a Human Trafficking Awareness Month initiative.  During the month of January, troopers have been monitoring and...

Trucker dies after being struck by police vehicle in Texas

Authorities in Texas have confirmed that a truck driver lost his life early this morning when he was struck by a police vehicle while on foot outside of his broken-down truck.

Trucker recognized for heroism, skill, for avoiding catastrophe with wrong way driver while hauling...

A tanker truck driver is being recognized for his bravery and driving skill for his actions when he encountered a wrong way driver on a one lane bridge.

Two perish after being impaled by rebar when minivan rear ended truck

The Florida Highway Patrol has confirmed that two people lost their lives in a two vehicle crash on Tuesday evening.
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