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Kansas farmer and son hailed for daring rescue of unconscious trucker

Kansas farmer and son receive honors for their quick action in saving a trucker from a potential overpass crash on I-70 after he suffered a blackout.
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Flexport relaunches Convoy to connect small carriers to global shippers

California-based Flexport Inc. has revived the digital freight broker Convoy to give small carriers access to a global network of shippers and enhanced freight booking features.
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Tragic loss of young worker under semi-trailer prompts safety concerns

19-year-old Jose Abrego met a tragic end after becoming trapped beneath a semi-trailer, prompting an investigation into the facility's safety practices following a previous fatal accident.
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Tragedy at Georgia Welcome Center as two truckers lose their lives in fiery crash

Two truck drivers tragically lost their lives in a fiery multi-truck collision at a Georgia Welcome Center in Port Wentworth, leaving the trucker community in mourning.
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Florida truckers rally against proposed home parking ban

Truckers in Loxahatchee and The Acreage, Florida rally against a proposed parking ban that threatens their ability to park commercial vehicles at home, highlighting the clash between residential desires and the necessities of local truck operators.
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Memphis cigarette delivery driver robbed at gunpoint during route

Memphis delivery driver robbed at gunpoint for cigarette haul, highlighting security risks for those in the transportation industry.
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Amazon van survives a dramatic split by an Amtrak train in Wisconsin

Amazon delivery van sliced by train in Wisconsin leaves driver uninjured; incident spotlights the need for better safety at unmarked rail crossings.
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Trucker fatally shoots girlfriend, standoff with police ensues

Trucker Clyde E. Young fatally shot his girlfriend, Amy Lynn Delacruz, in a company parking lot before being involved in a standoff that led to his own death in St. Charles County, Missouri.
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Texas border officials seize record meth haul at port of entry

CBP officers at the Texas border seized over 13,000 pounds of meth, valued at $117.1 million, marking the largest port of entry drug bust in U.S. history.
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Semi truck's cookie spill on I-15 in Utah causes traffic chaos

A semi-truck accident involving spilled Subway cookies on Interstate 15 in Beaver County, Utah, led to a miles-long traffic backup and minor injuries to the truck driver.
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Trucker steps back from leading potential NYC boycott over Trump support

Trucker influencer Chicago1Ray retracts his role in leading a potential NYC trucker boycott in support of Trump, maintaining respect for drivers' autonomy in business decisions.
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Moving history: Truckers transport a 1916 train station to new home

A 1916 train station tied to World War II history has been successfully relocated in Hope, British Columbia, through the efforts of heavy haulers, reflecting truckers' pivotal role in preserving vital cultural landmarks.
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Truck driver unharmed after teens in stolen BMW crash during high-speed chase

A high-speed police chase in Los Angeles with a BMW SUV carrying six teenagers ended in a collision with a semi-truck, leaving no injuries to the truck driver while the investigation continues.
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Truck driver's narrow escape from train collision caught on camera

A truck driver in Western Australia barely escapes a collision with a train, highlighting the critical need for caution at rail crossings.
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Trucker cited for speed after incident at New York Port of Entry

A Canadian trucker received a ticket for unsafe speed after his tractor-trailer hit a Port of Entry building in New York during a snowstorm, avoiding serious injuries.
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Falls Township considers 'trucker village' amid traffic surge from trade center

Falls Township in Pennsylvania evaluates the creation of a 'trucker village' to support the increased truck traffic from the Keystone Trade Center, offering services like parking and repairs while addressing local infrastructure concerns.
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Winter storm leads to major pileup on Interstate 70 in Missouri

Heavy snowfall in Warren County, Missouri leads to multi-vehicle pileups on I-70, closures and warnings from emergency services, and prolonged traffic delays.
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Waymo recalls software after self-driving cars hit tow truck

Waymo recalls autonomous vehicle software after its self-driving cars were involved in incidents with a towed pickup truck, stressing their commitment to safety amidst challenges in the industry.
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Fatal fire at Love's truck stop claims a life, investigation underway

Fatal vehicle fire claims a life at Love's truck stop in Illinois, marking the second such incident at the location, with an ongoing investigation to determine cause and identify the victim.
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Montana family honors fallen trucker with warm meals on Valentine's Day

A Montana family commemorated Freman Robins Bends by serving warm meals to truckers, raising awareness of crimes against Indigenous persons on his birthday at a local truck stop.
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