Trucking News

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$1.8 million in drugs seized, California trucking company accused of transporting drugs for cartel

California-based trucking company has been the subject of a months-long, multiple agency investigation that has resulted in large drug seizures and multiple arrests.

WATCH: Driver doesn’t seem to notice he’s just pushing a four-wheeler down the road

A truck driver in South Africa either doesn’t know or doesn’t care that he’s pushing a four-wheeler down the highway in this dash cam clip.  In the video, a...

New scale house to open in Kentucky

Kentucky State Police (KSP) announced the grand opening of a new scale house.

Driver hospitalized after overturning into ditch

A driver was sent to the hospital after overturning into a ditch in Virginia on Wednesday.  The accident happened on September 15th in Callaway, Virginia.  According...

Highway 1 closed “indefinitely” after car plunges off cliff

A portion of Highway 1 in California has been shut down “indefinitely” following a fatal crash off of a cliff, police say.  The crash happened on Wednesday afternoon, September...

POLICE: ‘Erratic’ motorist wrecks two tractor trailers with careless driving

A reckless motorist led to the crashing of two semi trucks in Connecticut on Wednesday morning.  The accident happened on September 15th at around 7:40 a.m. in the southbound...

Wife of man who drove drunk into side of semi truck drunkenly strikes husband’s...

A husband and wife were arrested on Monday after both were involved in separate but related drunk driving accidents, one involving a semi truck.  The series of crashes occurred...

Driver found smuggling 103 migrants “had a feeling” about what was being loaded into...

A truck driver was arrested after attempting to drive around secondary inspection in Texas late last week.  The incident occurred on September 10th at around 6:10 a.m. at the...

Motorist killed after steel coil falls off truck, Ohio police confirm

A motorist was killed in Ohio on Wednesday morning after a steel coil "became unsecured" from the truck transporting it, according to police.

Trucks banned from I-95 construction zone after ‘nearly two dozen crashes involving tractor trailers’

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) has issued a commercial vehicle travel restriction for a construction zone that has proved to be crash-prone.

North Dakota troopers surprised truckers at a weigh station — in a good way

Police and transportation officials in North Dakota flipped the script on Monday by handing out free lunch rather than citations to truck drivers passing through the weigh station.

Georgia troopers call for drivers to move over after cruiser was demolished by semi

The Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding drivers to move over for emergency vehicles after a State Police cruiser was badly damaged in a collision with a semi truck.

UPDATE: Driver who bullied his way through line of cars was trying to flee...

A truck driver tried to flee the scene of an accident in Mexico late last week and ended up causing a whole lot of chaos.  The incident happened on...

Man makes off with over 100,000 gallons of diesel via stolen credit cards

A man accused of stealing over 100,000 gallons of diesel fuel throughout the state of Colorado has been arrested, police say.  The arrest of 24-year-old Jose Romero-Brizuela was announced...

Hazmat leak triggered truck stop evacuation, closure of I-69

A major hazmat incident took place on Tuesday morning at a Pilot truck stop near the Michigan-Indiana border.

Texas interstate closed for ‘majority of the day’ following fiery semi crash

Texas officials are asking drivers to find alternate routes following a fiery truck crash on Tuesday morning.
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