Saranac Truck Crash is First Fatal Crash at Dangerous Intersection

A truck crash involving two semi-trucks and a pickup truck near Saranac, Michigan, has left one man dead and sent two people to the hospital with serious injuries. Although crashes are common at the intersection where the accident occurred, this is the first fatal truck crash. Two Semis and a [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|Truck News|

Big Rig Driver Charged with DUI After San Rafael Truck Crash

A semi-truck driver in San Rafael, California was arrested on suspicion of DUI after he crashed his vehicle, blocking three lanes of traffic, and was then found to be five times over the legal limit for alcohol. Two other semi-truck crashes—one that left a motorcyclist dead and another that engulfed a [...]

By | March 30th, 2017|Truck News|

Elk Grove Truck Crash Part of Wave of Accidents in California

An Elk Grove truck crash involving two semi trucks and two cars killed one person on March 1, 2017. Two of the vehicles involved were a truck hauling lumber and an Oldsmobile that wound up catching fire during the accident. The incident was just one of a number of recent [...]

By | March 3rd, 2017|Truck News|

Critics Call for Action on Truck Underride Safety

Underride accidents are among the most catastrophic and horrific types of traffic accidents, killing hundreds of people every year and injuring many more. In recent years, critics have called for increased regulations regarding truck underride safety, hoping to prevent devastating truck accidents from occuring. Meanwhile, the Insurance Institute for Highway [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Truck News|

Government Wants to Decrease Trucking Regulations While Fatalities Rise

Traffic deaths in the United States are reportedly on the rise, but that hasn't stopped the U.S. government from moving to decrease trucking regulations. The shift has been done to help trucking companies lower their operating costs in an attempt to stimulate the economy. But will the move to decrease [...]

By | February 16th, 2017|Truck News|

Truck Debris Caused Crash in West Windsor

A fatal car accident occurred in West Windsor, New Jersey, on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, when a 63-year-old-man went off the road and struck several trees. The accident was linked to a tractor-trailer that had travelled the area earlier. The West Windsor crash was one of four fatal vehicle accidents [...]

By | February 3rd, 2017|Truck News|