truck accidents

GPS devices causing accidents, Senator says

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) is pushing for establishing national standards for truck Global Positioning System devices, citing research indicating a high percentage of trucks hitting low bridges.

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Study IDs truck drivers likely to crash

Drivers with certain records are more susceptible to being involved in a future truck crash than their peers with clean driving records.

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11 die in I-65 collision

A March 26 accident on Interstate 65 in Kentucky left 11 dead after a tractor-trailer crossed the median, then collided with a passenger van before it crashed into a rock wall and caught fire. Investigators do not yet know why the truck crossed the median, said Trooper Charles Swiney of the Kentucky State Police. Two children, ages 4 and 5, survived the accident. The crash involving the 15-seat passenger van occurred at 5:15 a.m. CDT near Munfordville, ...

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