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!

Car Hauler Canyon

Slick roads leave car hauler teetering on edge of canyon

The Washington State Patrol is currently working the scene of a terrifying truck crash.
2 Weeks Missing Truck Driver

Missing truck driver found dead in cab on Ohio Turnpike

A trucker who has been missing for weeks was found dead in his truck at an Ohio rest stop.
St. Stephen

Train wallops stuck truck in wild video

A major train vs. truck crash was caught on camera in South Carolina on Monday.

This week in the CDLLife App – Dec. 9, 2019

If you’re not using the CDLLife App, here’s what you missed this week. What do drivers do when they have free time while waiting to load, unload, or on their...
I-80 Altoona

More than 50 vehicles pile up in Iowa

Authorities in Iowa say that dozens of vehicles were involved in a pileup crash on Monday morning.

Celadon makes it official — 4000 jobs wiped out

On Monday morning, Indiana-based trucking company Celadon Group Inc. ended the speculation that had been swirling all weekend when they confirmed to their thousands of truck drivers that they would be shuttering their operations permanently.

Trucking industry reacts to Celadon bankruptcy news

As it was previously reported, Indianapolis-based Celadon Group is expected to file for the largest truckload carrier bankruptcy in history next week. Over the weekend, the news quickly...

Report: Mega carrier to file for bankruptcy this week

A new report indicates that an Indiana-based mega-carrier plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection this week.
Caspar the Camel

Truck stop billboard pokes fun at viral camel biting incident

A Louisiana truck stop is making the most of their viral fame by erecting new tongue-in-cheek billboards to entice travelers in for a "bite."
95 YO

95 year old woman gets her wish to ride in a big rig

An Alabama trucking company made something amazing happen for a woman in their community during the holiday season.

Former weigh station trooper charged with bribery

A former veteran trooper with the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) has been indicted on felony charges related to bribery and conspiracy.
Emporia Truck Stop

Trucker hit by semi in truck stop parking lot perishes

A truck driver lost her life earlier this week when she was struck by a backing tractor trailer while walking in a truck stop parking lot in Virginia.
Cajon Pass runaway ramp

Motorists caught playing on runaway truck ramp

Last week, California police responded to a potentially dangerous situation after a dozen people were spotted playing on a runaway truck ramp.
Colorado Train Derailment

Police: Truck driver suspected of trying to ‘beat a train’ caused 15 car derailment

Colorado police say that they suspect that a major train derailment was caused by a truck driver attempting to beat a train across the tracks.

This week in the CDLLife App – Dec. 2, 2019

If you’re not using the CDLLife App, here’s what you missed this week. What do drivers do when they have free time while waiting to...

Group brightened up Thanksgiving for truckers who couldn’t make it home

group in Maine went above and beyond to make truckers feel appreciated when they were out on the road for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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