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NC Can-Opener Bridge Tears Roofs Off Large Trucks

What would you call a bridge that peels back the metal canopies of big rigs that defy its clearance warning? In Durham, North Carolina, they have a name for the old railroad bridge that has been the scene of more than 100 truck accidents since 2008; they call it the can opener. As NBC News… Read More »

Lawsuit Filed in Dump Truck Crash

A nineteen year old college student who was inured when her vehicle was struck by a dump truck in February in Texas has filed a lawsuit for her injuries. The young woman was traveling to class when she was t-boned by the truck. The crash was filmed by a dashboard camera that was on another… Read More »

The Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents

There are a number of inherent dangers involved with large semi-trucks being present on the road with other smaller passenger vehicles. When these big rigs get into accidents, there are often catastrophic results — and even minor errors may lead to big crashes. But what exactly are the most common causes of truck accidents? The… Read More »

2 Dead After Truck Accident Near Greensboro

Two people were killed Sunday, July 19 when the driver of a tractor-trailer somehow lost control of his vehicle and plowed into a group of motorcyclists on the shoulder of the highway. According to local authorities from Guilford County, the deceased victims were a 37-year-old man from Woodbridge and a 51-year-old man from South Chesterfield,… Read More »

Bridge in North Carolina Has Seen Nearly 100 Truck Accidents

In Durham, North Carolina, there is an old bridge constructed more than 100 years ago, an era with very few clearance regulations. But within the last several years, there have been numerous issues with tractor-trailers attempting to drive under it and hitting the underside with the tops of their trailers, essentially getting “scalped” in the… Read More »

Brake Failure: A Common Cause of Truck Accidents

One of the most common causes of truck accidents is brake failure. According to a recent study from the U.S. Department of Transportation, 29.4 percent of crashes involving large trucks included brake-related issues such as brake failure or brakes that are out of adjustment. It is helpful for truck drivers to understand the most common… Read More »

Pastor Forgives Man Responsible for Accident that Killed Son

A Charlotte pastor and his young family suffered a terrible loss over Memorial Day weekend in a truck accident that killed a two-year-old boy and a newborn infant. The family was returning from a wedding when a six-wheeled commercial box truck crashed into their car. The pregnant mother had an emergency C-section, but the infant… Read More »

Mother and Daughter Killed in North Carolina Truck Accident

A mother and her daughter died from injuries they suffered in a recent auto accident near Oxford, North Carolina. The tractor-trailer driver responsible for the accident was eventually charged with a stop light violation and misdemeanor death by vehicle in connection with the crash. According to information from the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the… Read More »

Charlotte Tractor-Trailer Accident Claims Three Lives

Three people were killed in a recent accident in the northbound section of Interstate 77 near Clanton Road in Charlotte, North Carolina. The accident reportedly happened in the early morning hours of April 20 when a BMW became trapped underneath a tractor-trailer. North Carolina Highway Patrol troopers said that the BMW had slammed into the… Read More »

Two Injured in Accident Involving Log Truck and Motorcycle

A stretch of U.S. 1 between Pennsylvania Avenue and Midland Road in Southern Pines, North Carolina was temporarily closed on March 16 after an accident involving a motorcycle and a log truck. According to reports from local officials, the log truck had been heading north on the highway when it overturned in the median. This… Read More »

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