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Todd Slaughter

Truckers: Thank you Hope, "Jason's Law."

In a little publicized campaign, a young widow and mother of 3, Hope Rivenburg, is lobbying Congress for safer and more secure resting and parking areas for commercial truckers. The proposed…

Todd Slaughter

I-5 Big Rig Wreck Spills Diesel

REDDING, Calif. – The Recorded Searchlight reported that a tractor trailer rig carrying rolls of printing paper wrecked in the southbound lanes of Interstate 5 near the Vollmers exit this morning….

Shannon Weidemann

Brinks Truck Overturns in Bay Point

Dense fog may have been responsible for a Brinks Truck overturning in Bay Point this morning. The trucking accident happened on Highway 4. The fog reduced visibility to 100 to 200 feet early today.The accident was reported to the CHP at 6:51 a.m. east of Bailey Road, according to patrol logs. There were no serious injuries, but fire crews were called to rescue one person trapped in the…