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!

Sausage

Troopers make savory discovery during Level I inspection

The California Highway Patrol took to Facebook on Monday morning to highlight one trucker's unusual food preparation technique.
11 vehicle pileup

Semi truck involved in major 11 vehicle pileup

A major pileup involving a semi truck occurred in Houston, Texas, this morning.
CNN

Trucker appears on CNN to talk Trump and tariffs

As Trump proposed a plan to significantly increase tariffs of Mexican goods, a Pennsylvania-based trucker appeared on CNN to talk about the impact of the president's trade decisions.
MSP TACT

Michigan troopers kick off truck safety enforcement blitz next week

While drivers across the country are already preparing for the nation's biggest truck enforcement activity of the year, those passing through Michigan will be under even more scrutiny by state police starting next week.
Vintage Truck Pics

Truck stop owner shares another batch of newly found trucking photos from 1950s

The owner of a formerly bustling Kentucky truck stop built in the 1950's has shared a new batch of recently discovered photographs of drivers posing with their trucks.
Speed Limiters

‘Safety’ group renews call for big rig speed limiters

A non-profit group that promotes highway safety has issued a renewed call for speed limiters on all Class 8 trucks.
Truck Yard Fire

At least five semi trucks destroyed in truck yard fire

Florida firefighters are investigating after five semi trucks caught fire in a truck yard this afternoon.
I-95 crash

Fiery multiple semi truck crash in construction zone claims life of truck driver

The Florida Highway Patrol says that a truck driver lost his life this morning in a major multi-vehicle crash that shut down an interstate for hours.
Jay Bros. Truck Stop

Truck stop remains open even though it’s under water

A popular Nebraska truck stop is keeping it's doors open -- for now -- even though it is under water due to heavy flooding in the area.
REPORT- Navistar accused of causing engine nightmare

Navistar agrees to pay truck owners $135 million in defective engine suit

Navistar International Corp. has agreed to pay out $135 million to settle a lawsuit that claimed that the company knew that they were selling truck owners vehicles with defective MaxxForce engines.
Grain Bin Accident

Man electrocuted during grain bin transport accident

Illinois police say that a man was electrocuted while attempting to lift a power line so that an oversized load could pass under it this week.
Cool Guy

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.
Flying J Fire

Busy truck stop heavily damaged in early morning fire

An Alabama Flying J truck stop location is closed until further notice after it was damaged by a large fire.
Circleville Trucks

Semis toppled at Ohio truck stop as tornadoes tear through state

Severe weather struck an Ohio truck stop last night, causing chaos and flipping multiple semi trucks.

Trucker fined $22K for attempting to smuggle cheese into Canada

Canadian border authorities say that they have issued a large fine for an American truck driver who attempted to bring thousands of pounds of cheese across the border illegally.
ARDOT Bridge Closures

Two major bridges closed for historic flooding

Arkansas transportation officials have shut down two bridges due to severe flooding in the area.

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