Border tensions rise between Croatia and Serbia

...water and medical attention. But people keep coming, and nerves are frayed."No one is moving. No one," said truck driver Dusko Strelja at the border in Bajakovo, Croatia. "The Red Cross is bringing us food here."Croatia has shut all...
Nation and World
Arizona police confirm 11th vehicle attack on Interstate

...Only one of these proved to be a shooting, Department of Public Safety spokesman Raul Garcia said. A commercial truck driver found a bullet hole in his cargo area after making hours of deliveries, so it was impossible to know where or exactly...
Nation and World
Becoming Alaskan: Like mother, like daughter

...the sky," said my mom.Along the way, both women recall passing only one other individual on the road - a semi-truck driver whose load had jackknifed and needed a lift. "At one point we picked up a hitchhiker, just to have someone to talk...
Driver fatigue cited as cause of Tracy Morgan crash

WASHINGTON - A Wal-Mart truck driver who hadn't slept in 28 hours failed to slow down despite posted...10-seat limo or the driver was wearing a seat belt.The board said truck driver Kevin Roper of Jonesboro, Georgia, could have prevented the...
Not For Web
1st self-driving vehicle you see may have 18 wheels

...made out to be," Scott said.The group representing truck drivers - the Owner Operator Independent Drivers Association...society might forgive a number of deaths caused by tired truck drivers at the wheel but they would never forgive a single fatal...
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Tracy Morgan settles suit with Wal-Mart over fatal crash

...McNair," company spokeswoman Brooke Buchanan said in January. "We're committed to doing what's right."The truck driver, Kevin Roper, of Jonesboro, Georgia, faces several criminal charges, including death by auto, in state court...
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Crews working to clear closed section of Dalton Highway

...because of unprecedented overflow from a nearby river.The closure of a 15-mile stretch of the road has waylaid truck drivers and raised the cost of transporting commodities to North Slope oilfields, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...
More flooding forces closure of Dalton Highway again

...from the Sagavanirktok River began flooding the highway last week. That made a portion of the highway impassible and truck drivers trying to drive to and from Prudhoe Bay had to wait as long as three days before proceeding, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...
Connie Layne Tonsgard McFadden

...Connie worked with her husband in the construction, logging, and refuse business. Connie was one of the first women truck drivers to be successful in that profession. She attended two years of classes at the University of Alaska Southeast before...
Adam Matthias Greenwald

...Inlet on the dock building project which was part of the war effort. Next he was employed by the US Forest Service as a truck driver in Juneau building the Hurbert River Road. Upon completion, the Forest Service transferred him to Cordova working...


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