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!

Troopers say ‘strong wind gust’ sparked multi-truck crash on I-65

Indiana State Police say that a chain reaction crash on I-65 yesterday started when high winds caused a semi trailer to become airborne and crash into another truck.

Troopers yank trucker out of burning truck seconds before explosion

New Jersey State Police shared body cam video of a trooper's rescue of a truck driver on Monday.

Defunct Celadon places company HQ and driver dorm assets up for auction

Shuttered Indianapolis, Indiana-based carrier Celadon is auctioning off assets from company headquarters and driver dorms.

Arkansas carrier says ‘nuclear verdict’ forced them to close

An Arkansas-based trucking company closed for good this week, citing a multi-million dollar "nuclear" lawsuit that reportedly made it impossible to secure insurance coverage.

Travel center responds to reports that they locked truckers out during tornado

A Missouri travel center has responded to several accusations that they locked their doors to truckers who were trying to shelter from dangerous weather.

‘Flexible’ Hours of Service Final Rule submitted to White House for approval

Months after debuting proposed changes to truck driver Hours of Service regulations, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) says that they have submitted a Final Rule to the White House's Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for approval.

Trucker documents tornado devastation at Nashville terminal

A truck driver shared video of the severe damage caused by powerful tornadoes at his Nashville truck terminal early this morning.

Video dives into New York City’s crackdown on idling trucks

Last week, New York City officials pushed a program that rewards locals with cash for reporting on idling trucks -- here's what you need to know.

Dash cam catches violent dump truck rollover in O’Neill Tunnel

A Boston motorist's dash cam was rolling this morning when a dump truck crashed in the O'Neill Tunnel, leaving one person injured.

Three dead in 100 vehicle winter storm pileup in Wyoming

A serious pileup crash involving several commercial vehicles was reported on I-80 in Wyoming on Sunday.

Crash causes semi trailer to plummet over guardrail, spilling thousands of pounds of yogurt

New York State Police say that weather was likely a factor in a messy two semi truck crash on I-86 on Thursday.

Two new Love’s locations add 193 new truck parking spots

This week, Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores opened two locations -- one in Michigan and one in California -- adding nearly two hundred new truck parking spaces to their network.

Hackers breached major broker’s IT systems, exposed carrier bank account numbers

Total Quality Logistics (TQL) has confirmed that it was the victim of a serious data breach that exposed sensitive carrier information.

Troopers say ‘driver error’ to blame for trailer ‘mishap’

Troopers are investigating after discovering a trailer resting vertically against an interstate overpass in northwestern Indiana.

No empty tractor trailers allowed on stretch of NYS Thruway until further notice

Transportation officials have issued a travel ban on trucks hauling empty trailers on a portion of the New York State Thruway until further notice due to winter weather conditions.

Trucking co. ordered to pay for coercing driver to violate safety rules

The Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has ordered a now-defunct Connecticut trucking company to pay a truck driver complained and then quit after allegedly facing retaliation for refusing to violate safety regulations.
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