accidents

Trucker struck by object thrown through windshield in Mobile, Ala.

Jones told the Mobile County Sheriff’s Office he saw a suspicious red pickup truck before the object came through his windshield, the report says. The MCSO told Fox 10 that other truckers have reported objects being thrown at their trucks and also seeing a red pickup.

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Truck brings down Oklahoma City bridge

There were no reported injuries and the driver said that he had cleared the May Avenue Bridge while traveling east bound on Oklahoma Highway 3 earlier that day, but had struck it later while driving west bound.

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Parts of I-20/59 in Alabama shut down due to crash involving two trucks

The crash occurred just after 9 a.m. local time at the 82 milemarker, according to a report from Birmingham news station Fox6. One person was injured in the crash.

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Wreck on a foggy highway: Preventable or Not?

A beatup pickup pulled out in front of trucker John Doe on a foggy highway and the two collided. Was this preventable or not?

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POLL: Post-crash litigation — has it reached into your business?

Trends show awards/activity in the courts have been on the rise: Have you been involved as a defendant in post-crash civil litigation, whether you were at fault in the accident or not?

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Truck crash data collection: Action items for new advisory committee

Report from the first meeting of the MCSAC Post Accident Report Subcommittee, tasked by Congress with identifying areas for improvement in accident data collection, including primary causation factors.

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Trucker involved in suicide-by-truck crash in Pittsburgh suburb

The crash occurred on U.S. Route 30 southeast of Pittsburgh, according to the report, and the driver of the car collided head-on with the truck and was killed.

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Watch: Trucker unaware he’s dragging car

A motorist’s smartphone video shows a motorist's car stuck under and being dragged up the remote Cajon Pass.The video shows the car’s driver waving for help as his car is dragged along the California highway.

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Two drivers involved in apparent ‘suicide by truck’ accidents in North Carolina

Two truck drivers were involved in separate accidents in North Carolina last week, and a pedestrian was killed in each. Police believe both incidents were suicide-by-truck attempts, according to reports.

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New Mexico leads nation in service vehicle severe incident crashes

In contrast to New Mexico, which has 101 percent more severe driving incidents than the national average, North Dakota has the fewest with 53 percent fewer than the national average. New Jersey, North Carolina, Texas and Louisiana round out the top five states with the most service vehicle severe driving incidents.

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