knight of the road

Highway Angel recalls life-threatening wreck

| March 12, 2014

An icy road in Texas proved to be plenty dangerous when Thomas Colston, driving for Frito-Lay, witnessed a pickup truck fly out of control.

Video: Ruan driver faced with desperate wreck situation

| October 04, 2013

Trucker Adam Phillips came upon a wrecked car burning under an overpass. He and others tried to free a trapped man, screaming inside the car, but their efforts were frustrated. Hear how he freed him ...

Rescue video: Driver recounts his response to trapped man

| August 19, 2013

Dart Transit owner-operator Brandon Walker was on an icy highway when he came upon a two-vehicle wreck near Omaha, Neb. One vehicle was on fire, from which he pulled a motorist to safety.

Victim finds way to locate unnamed trucker hero

| August 08, 2013

Gerry Bisaillon had worked quite a few accident scenes in his years of service with volunteer fire departments. Little did he expect that one pre-dawn January morning he was about to trade places and become ...

Trucker rescues motorist from burning vehicle

| June 06, 2013

Trucker Adam Phillips rescued a man trapped in a flaming car on I-65 in Johnson City, Indiana, and has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association for his actions.

Video: Trucker saves other driver from bleeding to death

| May 08, 2013

Chad Dickey, Overdrive's May Knight of the Road, tells in his own words about saving a motorist after a crash.

Video: Trucker responds to Amber Alert

| April 17, 2013

An ordinary day of driving for Jim Lowe of Johnny Morris Farms of Pelham, Tenn., turned into an extraordinary one on Jan. 9 in Marion County, Tenn.

Video: Driver describes rescue of family

| February 05, 2013

Jason Harte of Sammons Trucking tells in his own words how he responded when he came upon a family in a wrecked minivan.

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