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!

Driver gives back to community by donating time and truck to deliver food

The Kentucky State Police shared the generous actions of one truck driver who stepped up to deliver food to his local community. After a large amount of...

First-ever ‘National Technician Appreciation Week’ starts next week

The American Trucking Associations, along with the ATA Technology and Maintenance Council announced they would be celebrating the first-ever National Technician Appreciation Week September 21-25. In an announcement on September...

Truckers, citizens, to benefit from new truck route diverting traffic from downtown

Plans for a new bypass will soon bring about an easier route for truck drivers and a quieter life for citizens just outside of Omaha, Nebraska.  Main Street in...

Truck drivers lend a hand in getting fire-scorched farmers back on their feet

Eastern Washington farmers affected by the recent wildfires are getting the help they need thanks to their fellow ranchers and a fleet of truck drivers.  Devastating wildfires swept across...

Wrong way car sends semi plummeting 30 feet off overpass into parking lot below

A truck driver is lucky to be alive after a motorist struck him head-on, sending his vehicle plunging off an overpass early on Friday morning.

Troopers celebrate Truck Driver Appreciation Week with a round of surprise inspections

The Nebraska State Patrol opted to target truckers with surprise inspections on Wednesday.

VIDEO: Semi goes up in flames at Texas truck stop

Texas firefighters say that no one was hurt after a truck caught fire at a truck stop location in Amarillo.

Fire that destroyed 12 trucks was arson, $31K reward offered

Investigators have determined that an early morning fire at an Indianapolis trucking business was the result of arson. The fire broke out around 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, September...

Troopers say trucker failed to slow, causing ‘catastrophic chain of events’ that killed three

Indiana State Police (ISP) have released new information about a pileup crash that claimed three lives in DeKalb County on Wednesday afternoon.

Poll says ‘lack of respect’ is the top source of stress for OTR drivers

A recent poll conducted by CDLLife has revealed that a lack of respect from non-truckers, along with concerns over poorly trained truck drivers, are prominent stressors for truckers while OTR.

Multiple semis destroyed in early morning fire in Indianapolis

Firefighters are investigating after several trucks were destroyed in an early morning fire at a trucking business in south Indianapolis.

Part of Three Mile Bridge is missing after Hurricane Sally

A major bridge structure in Florida is severely damaged amid the destruction caused by Hurricane Sally.

Cop jumps on moving semi truck to stop it before it reaches school zone

A police officer was able to bring an out of control semi truck to a safe stop on Wednesday morning. The incident began early Wednesday on Highway 8...

POLICE: Mother was at the scene when her two children were struck, killed by...

Three children died in two separate incidents in Arkansas on Tuesday morning, including one incident involving a tractor trailer.  Arkansas State Police are investigating after two young children were...

Truck driver mangles his trailer in jaw-dropping video

People passing by film as a truck driver who appears to be stuck on a post destroys his trailer and spills his cargo.

Resident complaints lead to $2,400 increase in truck fines

Truck drivers venturing off designated truck routes in Crawfordsville, Indiana could now face a fine of $2,500 for the transgression. The Crawfordsville City Council voted 5-1 Monday, September 14th...
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