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 cited for refusal to wear a mask, chucking license at official

A truck driver was cited last week after refusing to wear a mask and becoming ‘disorderly’ with an official.  The incident happened on Monday afternoon, August 31st at the...

UDOT: ‘Hurricane Force’ winds topple 3-dozen semi trucks in 20 minutes

Truck drivers and motorists alike were advised to stay off the roads in Utah on Tuesday as ‘hurricane force’ winds ripped through the northern part of the state.  According...

Retired trucking couple starts ‘Treats for Truckers,’ an unofficial charity aimed at helping drivers...

Being a truck driver is tough enough without throwing a global pandemic into the mix. Store and restaurant shut-downs have made getting food OTR even trickier for the truck drivers of America,...
Roadcheck

Roadcheck starts tomorrow — Here’s what officers will be looking for

The rescheduled Roadcheck blitz starts tomorrow -- here's what you need to know to get through the 72 hour enforcement effort. This year, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance...

Trucker trapped in burning rig “scooped up” by fellow driver who likely saved his...

A trucker’s life was saved by a driver involved in the same multi-vehicle accident that set the rig on fire, police say.  The accident happened on Sunday, August 30th...

Wyoming roadways shut down for 10 inches of September snow

Wyoming transportation officials are warning drivers to seek alternate routes after a heavy (and very early) snow storm shut down roadways.

Semi truck travel banned in multiple Utah counties

Authorities in Utah are forbidding all semi truck travel in three counties due to high winds.

‘Maximum enforcement’: Troopers to increase patrols in multiple states this weekend

Law enforcement across the county will be adding additional patrols over the long Labor Day weekend.

Check out this custom ‘super cab’ semi truck

"When you want a supercab but can't afford it." CDLLife App user Ian H. shared the picture on the CDLLife App. The truck was posted at a Pilot...

Weight limit reduced on Missouri bridge due to ‘deterioration’

The Missouri Department of Transportation announced today that they've decreased weight limits on a Perry County, Missouri from 40 tons to 25 tons. The weight limit goes into...

Missing teenager hidden inside semi-truck discovered at border checkpoint

Border Patrol agents in Laredo, Texas located a missing teenage girl inside a semi truck during a checkpoint search. The juvenile had been reported missing from Odessa, Texas....

Pileup crash involving three semis results in multiple fatalities

A truck driver and his passenger were killed when three semi-trucks crashed in Hudspeth County, Texas early Thursday morning. The chain-reaction crash took place along I-10 at...
Maryland To Allow Hundreds Of Undocumented Immigrants To Keep CDLs

Maryland interstate conditions and congestion rank among the worst in the nation according to...

In a recently published report, Maryland's Interstate Highway System is listed among the highest in the nation in categories such as rate of congestion, travel volume and pavement deterioration.

Man accused of beating his wife, then pushing her in front of semi truck...

A Florida man is accused of beating his wife, then pushing her in front of a truck on Interstate 75. The incident occurred at approximately 9:30 a.m. on...

Roundabout throws kink in windmill delivery

This incident occurred on September 3rd in Fredonia, New York, at the Route 20 and Route 60 roundabout. According to The Post-Journal, the semi truck hauling the over sized...

‘Horrific truck crash’: Semi loses brakes on I-70, strikes 3 cars

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) says that a portion of westbound I-70 is shut down for an injury crash.
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