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Family of Four Passing Through Colorado Killed in Sterling Truck Crash

Colorado is associated with dangerous roads. Drivers face mountainous terrain with hairpin turns and icy conditions. Compounding those dangers are the multitude of semi-trucks that travel around Colorado every day, sometimes with drivers who are sleep-deprived, under the influence of dangerous substances, or engage in risky driving behavior. In 2016—the [...]

By | 2018-05-10T14:42:48+00:00 May 8th, 2018|Truck News|

Passersby Save Man from Burning to Death in Sepulveda Pass Truck Crash

Due to the efforts of fellow drivers and passengers on the 405 Freeway, there were no fatalities in a semi-truck crash near Sepulveda Pass in California. The collision, which sent four people to the hospital, left fiery wreckage on the road and a Honda trapped underneath the big rig. Both [...]

By | 2018-05-17T12:01:42+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Truck News, California Truck News|

Two Dead After Union City Truck Crash Involving Tow Truck

California, a state with a reputation for dangerous and deadly truck crashes, experienced another stretch of accidents, culminating in an April 22, 2018, collision between a Mercedes and a tow truck. Both individuals inside the Mercedes were killed in the crash. Elsewhere in the Golden State, accidents involving commercial trucks [...]

By | 2018-05-07T07:49:38+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Truck News, California Truck News|

Fresno Big Rig Crash with City Bus Injures Three

California is notorious for semi-truck accidents. That's not surprising given that it's the most populated state in the country, has a reputation for terrible traffic and dangerous roads, and is a frequent destination or thru-route for truckers. Each week headlines around the Golden State include mentions of truck crashes—some fatal, [...]

By | 2018-04-24T15:15:35+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Truck News, California Truck News|

Driver Killed After Fiery Old East Dallas Truck Crash

It was more days of frightening truck headlines for a state that is the worst in the nation when it comes to crashes involving large trucks. Texas, which is the second-most populated U.S. state, had the highest number of annual fatal accidents involving large trucks for any of the states, [...]

By | 2018-04-19T14:29:39+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Truck News|

Police Continue to Hunt for Suspect in Los Angeles Truck Hit and Run

The Los Angeles Police Department has taken a new step in their hunt for the driver of a tractor-trailer that struck and killed a 23-year-old man in Los Angeles on February 23, 2018. The agency released video footage of the fatal accident on April 2, 2018, in hopes that someone [...]

By | 2018-04-26T13:00:31+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Truck News, California Truck News|

Five Die in Mount Pleasant Truck Crash, Including Mother and Children

A father is without his family, and a small town in Illinois is mourning the loss of four of their community members following a fatal Texas truck crash. The Brokish family—father, mother and three children—was traveling through Texas when they were involved in the deadly accident that took not only [...]

By | 2018-04-25T16:44:50+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Truck News|

17 People Injured in Whitewater Truck Crash Involving Tour Bus

Each week brings new truck crashes in California, a state known for its dangerous roads. The last few weeks have been no exception, with accidents around the Golden State including a crash between a semi-truck and a tour bus in Whitewater that sent 17 people on the tour bus to [...]

By | 2018-04-27T08:46:16+00:00 March 25th, 2018|Truck News, California Truck News|

Semi-Truck Driver Flees the Scene of Refugio Truck Crash

A semi-truck driver who fled the scene of a crash involving two motorcyclists in Refugio, Texas, has been arrested and charged by Texas police. The incident took the lives of both the motorcyclists, who were from Victoria, Texas. Police believe the truck driver was attempting to make a U-turn across [...]

By | 2018-05-09T11:51:51+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Truck News|

Two People Injured, Dog Killed in Shandon Truck Crash

A multi-vehicle truck crash that involved three semi-trucks in the Shandon region of California resulted in injuries, debris and a deceased dog. Officials believe the incident started with a big rig that veered into oncoming traffic, though the reason the driver lost control is unclear. The Shandon truck crash was [...]

By | 2018-04-27T08:51:31+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Truck News, California Truck News|