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!

Sorce Enterprises

Family-owned trucking co. turns to cannabis to try to keep the doors open

The owner of a small Illinois trucking company is trying an unusual tactic to generate new revenue and keep workers employed.
3000 Truck Parking Spots

Truck stop giant to add 3000 truck parking spaces in 2020

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores announced on Thursday that they plan major expansion this year, adding dozens of store locations and thousands of truck parking spaces.
Road Rage Survey

Almost half of U.S. drivers carry a weapon in their vehicle, road rage study...

A new survey delving into road rage on U.S. roadways has uncovered some disturbing statistics.

Judge indefinitely halts enforcement of labor law that threatens 70,000 truckers

Truckers scored a "significant win" yesterday when a California judge halted the enforcement of a controversial labor law until further notice.
Overweight Indiana

Troopers say truck was 96,300 pounds overweight

Indiana State Police say that they handed out a whopping citation following a truck inspection that turned up numerous violations this morning.

Driver dies after his truck was struck by a train

Authorities in Tennessee say that a truck driver lost his life today after a train crashed into his truck.
Convoy for Miguel

Truckers plan show of support for boy with deadly cancer

A group of truckers are organizing a convoy to brighten the spirits of a young man suffering from a rare form of cancer.

With truck fatalities on the rise, FMCSA to study the cause of deadly semi...

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has announced a major new study into the underlying causes behind fatal large truck crashes.
Insurance Scheme

Woman sentenced for selling truckers $174K worth of phony insurance policies

A California woman has been sentenced to prison and ordered to pay restitution after she was convicted on charges related to stealing $174,000 worth of insurance premiums from truck drivers.
I-94 Pileup Report

It’s been five years since 193 vehicle pileup — one of the biggest in...

This week marked the five year anniversary of an historic pileup crash that happened in Michigan that involved nearly 200 vehicles.

Texas couple sentenced for semi truck tire theft conspiracy

This week, a Texas husband and wife team were sentenced to federal prison and ordered to pay millions in restitution for their role in orchestrating a major commercial vehicle tire theft ring.
NY 2020

NY trucking company to shut down, more than 100 to be laid off

More than 100 workers will be laid off soon due to the permanent closure of a New York trucking company.
Goulet Trucking

Devastating late night fire rips through NY trucking co. facilities

New York authorities are working to determine the cause of a fire that caused major damage at a trucking company facility late last night.
TN Homicide Investigation

Man faces 1st degree murder charge in shooting death of trucker

Tennessee police say that they have a suspect in custody in connection with the shooting death of a semi truck driver.
JB Hunt

Trucker awarded $50,000 for hitting ‘historic’ safety milestone

A large trucking company celebrated one of their drivers for an "historical" achievement.
Kent Shooting

Trucker shot in leg by SUV driver during road rage spat, police say

Police in Washington state have asked for public help in locating a motorist who injured a truck driver during a a suspected road rage incident earlier this week.

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