Over The Road – News

Police say that the repaving of a section of highway most likely contributed to a fiery wreck that hospitalized a trucker and backed up traffic for seven hours on Sunday.  The crash happened on October 2nd in Benson, North Carolina just after 5 p.m. on northbound Interstate 95.  According to… Read more
Published on: 2022-10-04
On Tuesday, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) detailed sweeping new protocols for inspecting autonomous trucks…. Read more
Published on: 2022-10-04
'It is an honor to be able to give back to professional drivers and hear their incredible stories through our annual Road Warrior…… Read more
Published on: 2022-10-04
Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at a Pilot truck stop in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Monday night. The shooting was reported around 11:30 p.m. on October 3 at a Pilot store located off I-85 in north Charlotte. A witness reported that an argument inside the store led… Read more
Published on: 2022-10-04
A truck driver was “in a state of shock” on Tuesday after unintentionally running over a woman sleeping in a pile of boxes in a parking lot.  The accident happened in the early hours of October 4th in Los Angeles, California.  According to CBS Los Angeles, the woman was sleeping… Read more
Published on: 2022-10-04
A man got a longer ride than he bargained for after hitching a ride on the back of a tractor trailer early on Monday morning.  The incident began in Wichita, Kansas in the early morning hours of October 3rd. According to the Guthrie News Page, 30-year-old Dustin Slocum hopped onto… Read more
Published on: 2022-10-03
After the Canadian government officially ended cross-border COVID-19 vaccine requirements, the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) is calling on the U.S. to follow Canada's lead…. Read more
Published on: 2022-10-03
In video captured at BMW Manufacturing's new logistics center, driverless yard trucks haul automotive parts between warehouses and across bridges spanning public roadways…. Read more
Published on: 2022-10-03
Just about everything that could go wrong does go wrong in this video as a crew tries to load a coil onto a trailer…. Read more
Published on: 2022-10-03
A driver does a great job maintaining his lane in a near-blind splash situation.  In the clip, two truckers are driving side-by-side on a narrow two-lane highway with barriers on either side during a rainstorm when the driver in the left lane pulls ahead.  The driver pulling ahead then kicks… Read more
Published on: 2022-10-03
A truck driver sustained only minor injuries in a major tire blowout that ended in the truck catching fire.  The incident happened on Sunday, October 2nd at around 6 p.m. in Benson, North Carolina.  According to The Johnston County Report, the semi truck was hauling a load of green peppers… Read more
Published on: 2022-10-03
One person was injured in a two truck crash in Utah on Friday afternoon…. Read more
Published on: 2022-10-03
A suspect is dead after intentionally stepping in front of an oncoming semi truck following a fatal stabbing at a nearby apartment.  The incident happened on Sunday, October 2nd in Roswell, Georgia.  According to Fox 5 News, police were called to the Midwood Roswell Apartments on Mimosa Boulevard at around… Read more
Published on: 2022-10-03