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!

Police dogs track down DWI truck driver who fled scene of serious crash

A truck driver has been tracked down and charged following a DWI wreck that revealed multiple violations.  The wreck occurred on Wednesday, December 2nd at around 4:00 a.m. in...

People are shooting at semi trucks in the south, drivers say

Social media users and police recently shared alarming stories and images of three trucks that have taken gunfire from unknown shooters in Georgia and Tennessee. Memphis Police Seek...

Thieves caught stealing rims from trucking company offered to pay for them before fleeing...

Two men were caught stealing truck rims from a trucking company in Michigan last week.  The incident occured on March 2nd in Monroe County at around 3:38 p.m. 

More than 1.3 million still on unemployment in the trucking industry

Despite a rebound in unemployment, more than 1.3 million people in the trucking industry remain on unemployment, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. At its peak, the...

Truckers to pay more after New Jersey approves major toll hike

On Wednesday, authorities in New Jersey approved a number of toll hikes that will hit truckers in the wallet starting in September.
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Newly discovered photos are a trip back into trucking history

The owner of a property that was once a Kentucky truck stop recently unearthed a massive treasure trove of decades-old photographs that will take viewers back in time to another era of trucking.

Truck driver in critical condition after plunging off Texas overpass

Texas police say that a truck driver suffered major injuries after his vehicle tumbled off an overpass.
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New Love’s opens in Nevada with 67 truck parking spaces

This week, Love's Travel Stops opened a truck stop in Humboldt County, Nevada.

Feds to allow food trucks to serve truckers at rest areas

Federal authorities have issued notice that they will allow states to permit food trucks to serve truckers in rest areas.

Starting Sunday, new exit numbers are coming to Massachusetts highways

Massachusetts transportation officials will soon be making changes to the state's exit numbering system.

Police officers now facing lawsuit for using “excessive force” against a truck driver

Immunity for three police officers accused of using excessive force against a truck driver has been revoked following a federal appeals court judge ruling.  The initial altercation occurred in...
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Two killed in fiery pileup that shut down I-75

Florida police say that two people -- including a truck driver -- are dead and five others were injured in a serious pileup involving eight vehicles on Wednesday night.

“National Trucking Shortage” delays fall festivities

A pumpkin patch in Florida is finally underway after a delay in shipment due to a “trucking shortage.” The First United Methodist Church in St. Augustine, Florida has been...

Police now say fatal truck crash was caused by abandoned car

Car driver ran away on foot after causing crash that killed truck driver, police say

Love’s offering new store-brand candy and snack options for drivers

More options for store-brand snacks and drinks are now lining the shelves in Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores. The expansion of their branded product line, which launched in...

Log truck driver survives 20 foot drop off Oregon bridge

Emergency crews responded to the scene after a truck hauling logs crashed off a bridge in Willamina, Oregon. The driver was heading east on Willamina Creek Bridge around...
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