TULSA, Okla. — If you normally use Interstate 44 in south Tulsa to get from one place to another, you'd better figure out a different way to travel Thursday morning.
MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — Ray Earl Bishop Jr. pulled his rig into a Walmart parking lot one Sunday afternoon last fall to pick up supplies for the road. The California trucker grabbed paper towels and lunch meat and flipped through magazines.
MATTOON, Ill. — A Louisiana truck driver triggered a fatal nine-vehicle accident when he looked down at a map as he approached slowing traffic on an eastern Illinois highway, police said.
WASHINGTON — The weekly retail on-highway diesel U.S. average fell $0.041 per gallon to $2.980 a gallon May 31, but wasn’t posted until today because of the Memorial Day holiday, according to the Energy Information Administration. It was the first time since March that the average was less than $3.00 a gallon.
The employees of Volvo Trucks North America’s New River Valley Plant continued a nearly two-decade-old tradition over the Memorial Day weekend by participating in the annual Rolling Thunder - Ride for Freedom rally.
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Port of Oakland has been implementing a Secure Truck Enrollment Program (STEP) over the last six months. STEP is a significant component of the Port Registry and the Comprehensive Truck Management Program. In accordance with Port Tariff 2-A, effective today, June 1, all drayage trucks seeking to enter a seaport facility will be required to demonstrate proof of STEP registration.