Tanker’s Drive Shaft Fails Leading To “Rare” Diesel Spill

Boise, Idaho – A trucker is counting his lucky stars after an incident that left 1,500 gallons of diesel fuel spewing out onto an Idaho interstate on Monday morning along I-84. Richard Dyer, a 55-year old trucker from American Falls, was driving a 2014 Kenworth westbound on I-84 near the Flying Wye interchange in Boise when […]

Trucker Perishes After Crashing Into Disabled Big Rig Parked On Bridge

Ann Arbor, Michigan – A truck driver lost his life early Monday morning after rear-ending a tractor-trailer parked along the side of a bridge in Michigan. According to Michigan State Police (MSP), a tractor-trailer had become disabled and parked along the side of the Huron River bridge on eastbound M-14 near Barton Drive at approximately […]

Off-Duty Cop Busts “Reckless” Truck Driver

Cocolalla, Idaho – A trucker speeding at 95 mph, and who allegedly passed an off-duty Idaho State Police (ISP) trooper while in a no-passing zone, is facing a reckless driving charge. William Christopher King, 29, of Blyth, Ontario, was cited for reckless driving after zooming passed ISP Trooper Jonathan Cushman along northbound U.S. Highway 95 on […]

TuSimple Completes Test With USPS, Hopes To Deliver Pink Slips To Truckers Next Year

San Diego, California – Recently, autonomous truck company, TuSimple, successfully completed a two-week test delivering mail along a 1,000 mile route from Phoenix to Dallas for the United States Postal Service (USPS). According to multiple published reports, TuSimple representatives report all deliveries were made ahead of schedule and without any traffic incidents. The trucks had a […]

Trucker Can’t Decide Which Bridge To Take So She Takes Both

Little Rock, Arkansas – A semi-truck driver hauling mail had a difficult time choosing which ramp to take on Sunday along I-440 in Little Rock, so she ended up taking both. According to the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT), the indecisive driver was traveling along westbound I-440 Sunday afternoon when she lost control of the […]

Wisconsin DOT Under Scrutiny After Fatal I-94 Crash

Racine County, Wisconsin – The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WiDOT) is coming under increasing criticism over its handling of a construction site along I-94 where a fiery crash claimed the lives of two truck drivers last week. According to multiple published reports by local news outlets, motorists are sounding off about their beliefs that the […]

FMCSA Chief Reveals Latest Crash Preventability Findings To Congress

Washington D.C. – Testifying last week before the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee in the U.S. Senate, FMCSA Administrator Ray Martinez updated the findings of the Crash Preventability Demonstration Pilot Program thus far. Martinez testified the program was begun in 2017 because carriers and drivers demanded a change in how the agency treats crash data. “How […]

Slain Trucker’s Stepdaughter Arrested For His Murder

Marion County, Florida – The stepdaughter of a trucker who was killed earlier this year, in what family members described as an early morning “ambush,” has been arrested for his murder. 30-year-old Katrina Kelly of Ocala, Florida was taken into custody by U.S. Marshals on Tuesday, June 18, at a residence in the Fore Ranch […]

Woman Fires At Trucking Company Owner Who Fired Her Fiancé At Truck Stop

Slidell, Louisiana – A 32-year-old Mandeville, Louisiana woman is in police custody after she allegedly attempted to kill the owner of a trucking company, his fiancé and a 1-year-old child following a dispute at a truck stop on Friday. According to the Slidell Police Department (SPD), Natalie Williams became enraged after her fiancé, a truck […]

Trucker Crashes Spilling 40,000 Pounds Of Fake (But Still Delicious) Butter

Banning, California – A truck driver hauling 40,000 pounds of fake butter crashed causing the cargo to “spread” across a California roadway Friday morning. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the accident occurred at approximately 6:55 a.m. Investigators said Ranvir Singh, 23, of Lathrop, California, was operating a white, 2019 Volvo semi pulling a […]