Six Fatalities in West Fresno Truck Crash

A collision between a passenger vehicle and a semi-truck in Fresno County resulted in the deaths of all five men from the passenger vehicle and the single occupant (the driver) of the big rig. The death toll in the West Fresno truck crash, while unusually high, is not uncommon for [...]

By | September 14th, 2017|California, Truck News|

Trial Set for Driver in Rosemead Truck Accident that Killed Grandmother

Video evidence puts lie to truck driver Jose Rivas’ claim to authorities that Elpidia Willie was the one who ran a red light. The video, provided by the bus following Mrs. Willie, shows Rivas running a red light and plowing into Willie’s vehicle. He is set to face trial on [...]

By | August 24th, 2017|Blog, Katherine Harvey-Lee, Press Releases, Truck News|

Caught on Camera: Driver of Stolen Car Causes Colton Truck Crash

A dash cam captured footage of a frightening and remarkably non-fatal accident in California. The truck crash in Colton has led to a hit-and-run investigation, the discovery of a stolen vehicle and an ongoing hunt for the driver who nearly killed another motorist. The shocking footage has kept the crash [...]

By | August 21st, 2017|California, Truck News|

U.S. Drops Truck Driver Sleep Apnea Testing

In a move that has been highly criticized by trucking safety advocates and experts alike, U.S. officials have announced they are dropping plans to require truck drivers and train engineers to undergo testing for sleep apnea. Both the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)—which are [...]

By | August 9th, 2017|Truck News|

Fatal Benicia Truck Crash Takes Life of Airman

Fatal truck accidents have become frighteningly frequent in California, with news headlines often monopolized by reports of the latest crashes and deaths. The first week of August provided no respite for the state, with multiple fatal truck crashes and resulting road closures, including a truck crash in Benicia that killed an [...]

By | August 7th, 2017|Truck News|

La Mesa Truck Crash Leaves Two Dead

Two women are dead after another fatal truck crash in California. This latest crash came after a semi-truck swerved through three lanes and slammed through a cement barrier, ultimately colliding with two passenger vehicles. The truck driver is currently being investigated for her role in the crash. Unfortunately, fatal crashes involving [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|Truck News|

Sandy Creek Truck Crash Renews Trucking Safety Calls

A devastating truck crash in New York that took the lives of four people has renewed calls for increased truck safety. Among the advocates calling for stronger safety measures in the trucking industry is U.S. Senator Charles Schumer, who called on federal regulators to require tractor-trailers be equipped with underride [...]

By | August 1st, 2017|Truck News|

Micanopy Truck Crash Kills Band Member

The bassist for a popular heavy metal band, Adrenaline Mob, is dead after a multiple-vehicle crash in Micanopy, Florida. The crash involved the band's RV, a truck and trailer with their equipment, and a tractor trailer. Other members of the band and their entourage were injured in the crash, some critically. [...]

By | July 20th, 2017|Truck News|