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This News Blog Provides Recent Truck Accident News Reports Worldwide. Updated frequently to bring you the latest news from local sources.

Here are some of the leading causes of accidents:

Distracted Drivers, Rear End Truck Collisions, Left Turn Violations, Running Red Lights and Stop Signs, Drunk Drivers, Big Truck Roll-Overs and Unsafe Lane Changes.

Most all of these accidents have one thing in common,

One or more drivers violated One Safe Driving Rule; "Failure to Look Ahead as Far as You Can See When Driving" or "failure to pay attention to the road". Don't become a statistic by following their example. Use this simple safe driving tip that professional drivers know and trust. This is THE NUMBER ONE SAFE DRIVING RULE FOR TRUCKERS. When this rule is violated, disastorous consequences may result. You'll see many of these unfortunate drivers as you look through the Crash Reports. This truck accident news blog is part of the Truckers News Feed Published by FasterTruck.com

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[10/25/2014|21:54]..Dump truck accident closes I-75 near BG
[Saturday] The closure lasted for more three hours.

[10/25/2014|20:45]..Benton Co. woman dies in collision with semi
[Saturday] CAMDEN, Tenn. - A crash along Hwy 641 in Benton County claims the life of a woman from Camden, late Friday night. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Brenda A. Kelley, 68, of Camden, died when her Nissan sedan crashed into the side of an 18-wheeler near the intersection of Cedar Drive.

[10/25/2014|19:45]. $500K bail for man accused of taking semi, critically injuring cyclist - Chicago Tribune
[Saturday] Bicycle camera keeps riders, drivers safe and honest MyFox Chicago

[10/25/2014|14:53]. Distracted truck driver blamed for Maryland train wreck, explosion - Yahoo News
[Saturday] Distracted truck driver blamed for Maryland train wreck, explosion Yahoo News WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A trash truck driver talking on a hands-free mobile device caused a 2013 Maryland train collision that led to a 15-car derailment and explosion, U.S. investigators said on Wednesday. The crash at Rosedale, Maryland, involving a ...

[10/25/2014|5:16]. Motorcyclist Injured, Truck Driver Cited in Wausau Accident - WSAW
[Saturday] Motorcyclist Injured, Truck Driver Cited in Wausau Accident WSAW Wausau police say a motorcyclist is injured and the driver of a pickup truck is cited after an accident near the intersection of Stewart Avenue and S. 48th Avenue Friday night. Patrol Lt. Luke Heindel with the Wausau Police Dept. tells Newschannel 7 ...

[10/25/2014|3:16]..$500K bail for man accused of taking semi, critically injuring cyclist
[Saturday] A judge Saturday set bail at $500,000 for a 31-year-old man accused of driving a stolen semi-truck and fleeing the scene of an accident that left a bicyclist critically injured earlier this month.

[10/25/2014|2:47]. Fatal crash with semi truck that killed driver, 22, raise safety questions - MyFox Detroit
[Saturday] Fatal crash with semi truck that killed driver, 22, raise safety questions MyFox Detroit An accident on the I-696 ramp to I-75 had traffic backed up for miles Friday, after a car crashed into a semi truck, going underneath the trailer. The driver of the car was rushed to the hospital in the accident - it was the second incident just this ...

[10/25/2014|1:38]..Log truck overturns, closes 641 South for several hours
[Saturday] A Tennessee man escaped serious injury Thursday afternoon when he was ejected from a semi tractor trailer as it crashed on U.S. 641 South between Murray and Hazel.

[10/24/2014|22:27]. Ohio Highway Patrol To Focus Efforts To End Fatal Semi-Truck Crashes - 10TV
[Friday] Ohio Highway Patrol To Focus Efforts To End Fatal Semi-Truck Crashes 10TV “It was a horrible day for me, and it's been a long grieving process," says widower Rob Redfield. His 64-year old wife was struck from behind by a semi-truck driver who failed to stop for traffic due to an earlier crash. “The driver that hit her did ...

[10/24/2014|21:55]. Woman killed in early-morning truck accident in Norfolk identified - wtkr.com
[Friday] Woman killed in early-morning accident in Norfolk Daily Press

[10/24/2014|19:15]..Truck driver dies in Brgy. Bata road accident
[Friday] A TRUCK driver died after he was sideswiped by a Canter Truck at Circumferential Road, Barangay Bata, Bacolod City Tuesday afternoon. The victim, Esteban Gereza, 34, of Purok Riverside, Barangay Bata, died while being treated at Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH).

[10/24/2014|19:2]..Grain truck driver in Peoria hospital
[Friday] The driver in a grain truck accident near Kewanee Thursday was in fair condition Friday in a Peoria hospital. Darrell Roselieb, 65, of Erie, was listed in fair condition at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

[10/24/2014|18:16]. Rider killed after crash involving motorcycle, trash truck in Morgan County - Fox 59
[Friday] Rider killed after crash involving motorcycle, trash truck in Morgan County Fox 59 MOORESVILLE, Ind. (Oct. 24, 2014) — A person is dead after a crash involving a motorcycle and garbage truck. The crash happened Friday afternoon along State Road 144 near Smokey Row Road in Mooresville. The driver of the truck suffered non ...

[10/24/2014|18:12]. Tempe power outage caused by truck crash - azcentral.com
[Friday] Tempe power outage caused by truck crash azcentral.com The power was out in a Tempe neighborhood Friday morning after a box truck hit a power pole, police said. About 800 people were affected by the power outage that stretched from McClintock Drive to Priest Drive and Baseline to Broadway roads, said Jeff ...

[10/24/2014|17:42]..Part of Hwy. 431 South still blocked in Boaz due to overturned 18 wheeler
[Friday] MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – An 18-wheeler that overturned on Highway 431 south of Boaz on Friday morning is still causing a traffic problem several hours later. The wreck happened around 11:30 a.m. As of 4:30 p.m. Friday, Highway 431 South was still blocked in the Sardis City area, specifically near Roden Avenue. Boaz Police […]

[10/24/2014|16:24]. Traffic jam caused by logging truck accident - WRGB
[Friday] Flipped logging truck snarls Northway traffic The Saratogian

[10/24/2014|15:48]. Share “UPDATE: Fatal train and truck crash...” - NewsOK.com
[Friday] Share “UPDATE: Fatal train and truck crash...” NewsOK.com 10:25 a.m. DAVIS — There were no train crew members hurt aboard the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway train involved in a fatal crash with a tractor-trailer driver late Thursday, spokesman Mike Trevino in Fort Worth, Texas said Friday. The driver ...

[10/24/2014|15:4]. Fatal truck accident - Herald & Review
[Friday] Fatal truck accident Herald & Review One man was killed and another seriously injured about 3 a.m. Thursday when their eastbound semitruck crashed into concrete pillar support for the Illinois 49 overpass over Interstate 70 at Casey. Illinois State Police said the tractor, trailer and the ...

[10/24/2014|14:34]. Six vehicles, including a dump truck, involved in accident on Interstate 81 in ... - The Patriot-News - PennLive.com
[Friday] 2 injured in 6-vehicle crash along I-81 in Middlesex Township FOX43.com

[10/24/2014|12:3]. Fatal train and truck crash reported in Davis, Oklahoma Friday - NewsOK.com
[Friday] Fatal train and truck crash reported in Davis, Oklahoma Friday NewsOK.com Fatal train and truck crash reported in Davis, Oklahoma Friday. A tractor-trailer and a train have crashed in Davis, Oklahoma. The wreck is fatal, authorities report. FROM STAFF REPORTS • Published: October 24, 2014. Advertisement. DAVIS — A fatal ...

[10/24/2014|6:2]. Truck plows into tavern in Westlake during high-speed chase, injures 12 people - The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
[Friday] Truck plows into tavern in Westlake during high-speed chase, injures 12 people The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com Arcuri said the stop sticks did not cause the crash, but the truck lost control after making an evasive maneuver and plowed into Dover Gardens Tavern, 27402 Detroit Road, which is about a half-mile west of Dover Center Road. The truck went fully inside ...

[10/24/2014|2:7]..Two Interstate 20 wrecks, one involving cattle trailer, cause commuter headaches
[Friday] Crews work to remove livestock from a wrecked trailer Wednesday a mile east of FM 2087 on Interstate 20. A state trooper says the driver of an 18-wheeler fell asleep and ran off the road early Wednesday. Witnesses said it appeared as though about half of the 75 cattle died in the wreck.

[10/24/2014|1:11]..Trucker Was ’a Zombie’ After Crash That Killed Students
[Friday] The wreckage of a Hiland Dairy trailer, involved in the crash that killed four members... Read More

[10/23/2014|22:15]..Worker seriously injured after 18-wheeler hits cherry-picker vehicle
[Thursday] A worker suffered serious injuries after his cherry-picker vehicle was hit by an 18-wheel truck Thursday afternoon, knocking him from his vehicle's bucket while he was performing some maintenance work on a traffic light.

[10/23/2014|20:51]. I-5 blocked near Albany by fatal accident involving semi-truck; detours in place - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
[Thursday] OPB News

[10/23/2014|20:38]. Truck crosses I-10 median, causing fatal accident - AZFamily
[Thursday] I-10 reopens after fatal crash near Casa Grande azcentral.com

[10/23/2014|19:59]..Lufkin man released from hospital after Wed. night wreck on Hwy 69
[Thursday] A Lufkin man has been released from ETMC in Tyler after his truck was hit by an 18-wheeler on Highway 69 in Pollok Wednesday night.

[10/23/2014|19:48]..7-year-old boy killed in ice cream truck accident identified
[Thursday] The boy who was killed when he was run over by an ice cream truck in South Los Angeles has been identified by family members as 7-year-old Jamarion Thomas.

[10/23/2014|18:33]..Traffic Alert: 18-Wheeler Accident Hwy 6 at Navasota River
[Thursday] Traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction.

[10/23/2014|17:59]. THP identifies motorcyclist killed in McKenzie wreck - WBBJ-TV
[Thursday] THP identifies motorcyclist killed in McKenzie wreck WBBJ-TV McKENZIE, Tenn. -- A Henry County man has died after his motorcycle collided with an 18-wheeler in Carroll County. Jeremy Allen, 41, of Henry was killed as a result of the accident that happened just after 4 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of U.S. ...

[10/23/2014|16:48]. DPS releases info on fatal dump truck wreck - The Port Arthur News
[Thursday] DPS releases info on fatal dump truck wreck The Port Arthur News The Texas Department of Public Safety has released additional information regarding a fatal dump truck wreck that occurred Wednesday. After further investigation at the crash scene and statements from several witnesses, including the driver of the dump ...

[10/23/2014|14:4]. Today's traffic: Truck-train crash in Fort Mill - Charlotte Observer
[Thursday] Train strikes truck in Fort Mill; No one injured, traffic impacted Fort Mills Times

[10/23/2014|13:49]..3 killed in wreck involving Philippi fire truck
[Thursday] West Virginia State Police are investigating a wreck involving a Philippi fire truck that killed three people.

[10/23/2014|13:36]..Shelby man dies after crashing truck into Bessemer City pond
[Thursday] Police and rescue personel watch as a truck that ran off the road, through a fence and into a retention pond near the FMC Lithium plant on N.C. 161 near Bessemer City is pulled from the water. One person died in the single-vehicle wreck Wednesday (Oct. 22) afternoon.

[10/23/2014|13:10]..Semi-truck crosses median on I-10, 1 killed
[Thursday] All lanes of Interstate 10 have reopened after a deadly crash that occurred when a tractor-trailer truck crossed the median and collided with another vehicle.

[10/23/2014|13:0]..Semi catches fire on I-17, I-10 reopens after fatal crash
[Thursday] Two crashes temporary closed two of Arizona's freeways on Thursday morning.

[10/23/2014|12:53]. Peach Orchard traffic running smoothly after 18-wheeler accident - NBC26.tv
[Thursday] Peach Orchard traffic running smoothly after 18-wheeler accident NBC26.tv Traffic is running smoothly again along Peach Orchard Road after an accident involving an 18-wheeler. It happened around 7:45 Thursday morning at the on-ramp onto I-520 at Peach Orchard Road. Injuries were reported - and for awhile traffic was blocked ...

[10/23/2014|12:38]..Man dies after crashing truck into Bessemer City pond
[Thursday] Police and rescue personel watch as a truck that ran off the road, through a fence and into a retention pond near the FMC Lithium plant on N.C. 161 near Bessemer City is pulled from the water. One person died in the single-vehicle wreck Wednesday (Oct. 22) afternoon.

[10/23/2014|11:43]..UPDATE: Car and Semi Collide in Winnebago County
[Thursday] A stretch of highway in Winnebago County has reopened to traffic, several hours after a crash between a car and a semi truck.

[10/23/2014|10:13]..Car and Semi Collide in Winnebago County
[Thursday] A portion of highway remains closed this morning after a crash between a car and a semi truck in Winnebago County.

[10/23/2014|5:15]. Tractor-trailer crash cleanup closes stretch of Saxonburg Boulevard for more ... - Tribune-Review
[Thursday] Tractor-trailer crash cleanup closes stretch of Saxonburg Boulevard for more ... Tribune-Review West Deer police Sgt. Frank Huffman said the driver, Steven L. Reed, 63, of Oil City, was not seriously injured but initially was unable to exit the truck cab because of live wires from a downed utility pole. Police Chief Jon Lape said Reed was stuck ...

[10/23/2014|4:12]. one person flown to Tyler following Hwy 69 wreck - KTRE
[Thursday] one person flown to Tyler following Hwy 69 wreck KTRE LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A two-vehicle accident on 69 at FM 843 has four lanes of traffic shut down on Wednesday night. Trooper Michael Tomason said a 1990s Ford F150 pickup truck was attempting to turn onto Hwy 69 from FM 843, and pulled into the path of ...

[10/23/2014|2:22]. AOL.com Article - Semi-truck crashes and nearly hits Seattle news crew - AOL News
[Thursday] AOL.com Article - Semi-truck crashes and nearly hits Seattle news crew AOL News Members of a Seattle news crew were getting footage of an accident Monday morning when they nearly became the victims of another. KIRO reporter Jeff Dubois and photographer Jason Nobles were focusing on the crash ahead when another semi suddenly ...

[10/23/2014|0:0]..Lanes now reopened as eight-vehicle collision is cleared on I-20
[Thursday] A wreck that involved eight vehicles, including an 18-wheeler, on Interstate 20 in Longview is clearing now.

[10/22/2014|23:35]..Troopers on scene of McKenzie wreck involving 18-wheeler, motorcycle
[Wednesday] CARROLL COUNTY, Tenn. -- State troopers are on the scene of a traffic accident involving an 18-wheeler and a motorcycle in McKenzie, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

[10/22/2014|22:36]. Truck hauling more than 75 cattle overturns on I-20 - Longview News-Journal
[Wednesday] Over 70 head of cattle, 2 people injured when trailer wrecks on I-20 near Longview KETK

[10/22/2014|21:25]..Eight-vehicle collision slows traffic on I-20W in Longview
[Wednesday] A wreck involving eight vehicles, including an 18-wheeler, on Interstate 20 in Longview slowed traffic on Wednesday

[10/22/2014|21:23]..TRAFFIC ALERT: Seven-vehicle collision slows traffic on I-20W in Longview
[Wednesday] A wreck involving eight vehicles, including an 18-wheeler, on Interstate 20 in Longview is slowing traffic.

[10/22/2014|21:19]..Investigators: Maryland train wreck, explosion caused by distracted truck driver
[Wednesday] WASHINGTON A trash truck driver talking on a hands-free mobile device caused a 2013 Maryland train collision that led to a 15-car derailment and explosion, U.S. investigators said on Wednesday.

[10/22/2014|17:59]. One dead when truck wrecks into pond (video) - Gaston Gazette
[Wednesday] Shelby man dies after crashing truck into Bessemer City pond Shelby Star

[10/22/2014|16:58]. Two Injured In Crash Involving Semi-Truck In NE OKC - news9.com KWTV
[Wednesday] Two Injured In Crash Involving Semi-Truck In NE OKC news9.com KWTV OKLAHOMA CITY - A semi-truck crash in northeast Oklahoma City caused traffic to back up in the area Wednesday morning. According to authorities, at about 8 a.m., crews responded to a collision involving a semi-truck and a car under a bridge near N.E. ...

[10/22/2014|15:24]..Woman killed in south Cobb wreck
[Wednesday] A woman was killed in a wreck Wednesday morning after hitting a truck head-on on Austell Road, according to Cobb County police and witnesses.

[10/22/2014|14:59]..18-wheeler hauling cattle overturns on I-20 in Gregg County
[Wednesday]  A wreck involving an overturned big rig carrying cattle is causing delays on the interstate in Gregg County.

[10/22/2014|13:31]. Semi truck crashes, blocks all lanes of northbound I-5 in heart of Seattle ... - Q13 FOX
[Wednesday] Rain snarling traffic The Seattle Times (blog)

[10/22/2014|12:12]..18-wheeler hauling cattle overturns on I-20 in Gregg Co.
[Wednesday]  A wreck involving an overturned big rig carrying cattle is causing delays on the interstate in Gregg County.

[10/21/2014|23:49]..Two men recovering after wreck involving 18-wheeler in Texarkana
[Tuesday] Two Jefferson, Texas men are recovering after being involved in a wreck in Texarkana.

[10/21/2014|21:8]..East Freeway at Dell Dale reopens after wreck involving big rig
[Tuesday] A major accident involving an 18-wheeler and a van snarled traffic on I-10 for several hours until the lanes westbound lanes reopened on Tuesday evening.

[10/21/2014|13:52]..Big rig crashes into traffic light in downtown SA
[Tuesday] A crash that involved an 18-wheeler caused some major traffic delays in downtown San Antonio early Tuesday morning. The driver of the big rig crashed into a traffic light at the corner of W. Commerce and S. Santa Rosa near Milam Park. Police said the 18-wheeler driver misjudged or took the corner too fast and knocked down the light pole. The light pole got stuck between two sets of the trucks ...

[10/21/2014|9:39]..Truck Comes Within Feet of Seattle Reporter When Wrecking on Interstate Highway
[Tuesday] KIRO 7 reporter Jeff Dubois and photographer Jason Nobles were on the scene covering the crash when a second semi came barreling at them, just missing them before crashing into a concrete barrier.

[10/21/2014|4:36]. Chilling Video: Cameraman narrowly escapes semi-truck crash - fox5sandiego.com
[Tuesday] WATCH: Out-of-control semi truck barely avoids hitting local news crew Globalnews.ca

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