ATA Challenges Rhode Island Truck Toll Environmental Report

The American Trucking Associations and its state affiliate, the Rhode Island Trucking Association, have called on the Federal Highway Administration to reject the Rhode Island Department of Transportation’s environmental impact assessment of the proposed RhodeWorks truck-only toll plan. The American Trucking Associations and its state affiliate, the Rhode Island Trucking Association, have called on the […]

Family of slain trucker explains what he told them before he was killed

The family of a trucker who was shot after approaching a motorist has come forward, explaining what the driver told them just moments before he was killed. On December 1st, truck driver Jason Giles was shot and killed after leaving his rig and confronting a motorist on an exit ramp of the Palmetto Expressway in Miami, Florida. […]

Truck crashes over the side of Highway 166

The driver of an empty gravel truck was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after a crash on Highway 166 east of Santa Maria. It happened at about 6:10 a.m. approximately six miles east of Tepusquet Road. According to Santa Barbara County Fire, the truck went about 150 feet over the side of the road […]

Oklahoma Sonic Wants Drivers To Know ‘Truckers Are Welcome!’

The SONIC Drive-In in Valliant, Okla., wants drivers to know, “Truckers Welcome!” Tommy and Julie Dorries own the Valliant, Oklahoma Sonic location. The two have gone to great lengths to accommodate truck drivers. The Dorries says the town sees a lot of traffic from trucks. The Dorries have had a special stall built to accommodate […]