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Randy Appleton

Mother and Son Die in Dump Track Crash

North Carolina State Troopers identified a woman and her seven year old son who died March3 in a dump truck crash in Lenoir County. The 29 year old woman and her son were in a car that was struck head […]

Randy Appleton

Truck Driver Sleep Apnea and the Dangers of Fatigued Driving Crashes

One of the most common factors in commercial truck accidents is driver fatigue. These crashes are happening at an alarming rate, despite federal regulations that limit the number of hours a driver can be on the road. One of the […]

Eric Washburn

Causes of North Carolina Tractor-Trailer Crashes

Health professionals recommend annual physicals for all individuals as a means to check for any issues that may need addressing. The same is recommended for personal vehicles. To ensure safe transportation, all vehicles should be maintained regularly. When it comes to commerce, […]

Eric Washburn

Dangers of Overweight and Overloaded Truck on North Carolina Roads

One of a driver’s most dreaded issues, when they are driving, is sharing the road with huge tractor-trailer trucks. Their massive size and known dangers can cause many drivers to stress right up when they are driving alongside one. Statistics […]

Randy Appleton

Georgia Trucker Charged After Killing 2 in Virginia

Virginia State Police charged a Georgia truck driver with reckless driving after a tractor trailer crash on I-81 that killed a father and son.  The accident occurred at 6 am on May 7 as traffic was slowing in Frederick County, […]

Rick Shapiro

Bad Brakes on Big Rigs Mean Bad News for North Carolinians

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) recently discovered that brake problems raise the risk for serious commercial truck crashes by nearly 400 percent. Researchers who analyzed reports of wrecks involving box trucks and tractor-trailers in North Carolina also discovered […]

Randy Appleton

Three Children and One Adult Killed in Gruesome S.C. Truck Accident

A grisly truck accident killed three children – all under the age of 10 – and an adult. The horrific crash occurred at approximately 4 a.m. on Interstate 95 in Yemassee, South Carolina. According to officials with the Colleton County […]

Rick Shapiro

Big Rig Driver Charged in Fatal NC Crash

The North Carolina Highway Patrol has charged a tractor trailer driver in an accident that killed a teenager in Gaston County last week. State troopers reported that the driver of the big rig was pulled over on the shoulder of […]

Rick Shapiro

South Carolina Troopers Charge Big Rig Driver in Fatal Hit and Run

South Carolina state troopers have charged a tractor trailer driver in Chester County SC in an accident that led to the death of a North Carolina woman on Feb. 7. The truck driver has been identified as Stevie Wolfe Breland, […]

Rick Shapiro

Log Truck Wreck in North Carolina Kills One

A log truck slammed into a car in Powellsville, North Carolina today, killing the car driver. North Carolina State Police reported that the driver was going south on US-13 when his car was T-boned by an International tractor trailer carrying […]