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Tue 8 Jan 2019

Australia's biggest 'superload' is longer than an A380

Australia's biggest 'superload' is longer than an A380

A 663 TONNE "superload" is currently being tranported from the Port of Geelong to Haunted Gully at Lismore.

Hyundai unveils crazy car with legs at CES

Hyundai unveils crazy car with legs at CES

Whacky new concept looks like a joke but it has a deadly serious application that could save lives in the future.

Dashcam of close call on 'Bendy Bridge' goes viral

Dashcam of close call on 'Bendy Bridge' goes viral

VIDEO with more than 1000 shares shows impatient tourist commit a rookie error on the infamous Grafton bridge.

Sun 6 Jan 2019

Could eating a hot cross bun and driving get you arrested?

Could eating a hot cross bun and driving get you arrested?

A TRUCKIE is warning others to be careful before they eat a hot cross bun and drive.

Fri 4 Jan 2019

Major incident in Sydney: Stabbing, carjacking, truck crash

Major incident in Sydney: Stabbing, carjacking, truck crash

A MAJOR police operation is underway in across Sydney after a truck crashed, a taxi was carjacked, at least one person was stabbed, another is presumed dead.

Traffic chaos as fuel tanker explodes

Traffic chaos as fuel tanker explodes

A massive fuel tanker has been repeatedly exploding on a motorway south of Sydney after it burst into flames, bringing traffic to a stop.

Thu 3 Jan 2019

'Unsolicited': Pics of ex-Tropical Cyclone Penny go viral

'Unsolicited': Pics of ex-Tropical Cyclone Penny go viral

PEOPLE are swiping right for hilarious images of the cyclone

Rock 'explodes' truck windscreen

Rock 'explodes' truck windscreen

SANDY Beach truck driver Andrew Kessells has spoken about the “very scary moment” his window exploded when a rock was thrown at him from an overpass.

Wed 2 Jan 2019

Traffic eases after four-car collision on Pacific Highway

Traffic eases after four-car collision on Pacific Highway

EMERGENCY services have responded to the collision north of Harwood this afternoon, with the collision adding to already heavy holiday traffic conditions

‘Inexperienced’ P-plater’s $1200 New Year mistake

‘Inexperienced’ P-plater’s $1200 New Year mistake

A P-plater lost their licence on the first day of 2019 after a stupid decision saw them cop a huge fine and double demerits.

Mother, child electrocuted and killed at Qld farm

Mother, child electrocuted and killed at Qld farm

A mother and her 10-year-old daughter have died after being electrocuted at a rural property in Queensland.

Fri 28 Dec 2018

Trucking tribute to boy killed in horror crash

Trucking tribute to boy killed in horror crash

THE father of a young boy killed in a horrific truck crash on the Gore Highway yesterday is recovering in hospital from serious injuries.

Thu 20 Dec 2018

PwC appointed liquidators for Redstar Transport

PwC appointed liquidators for Redstar Transport

REPORTS include drivers being told to return their loads to the nearest depot and interstate drivers being repatriated to their homes.

Truck crash son: ‘No one deserves to go out that way’

Truck crash son: ‘No one deserves to go out that way’

The son of the Sydney truck crash tragedy has told of what he hopes will stop a similar disaster from ever happening again.

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Tips from a truckie on how to stay safe on the roads

Tips from a truckie on how to stay safe on the roads

THE highways are always choc-a-block this time of year, so truckie Tony Fulton has offered up seven tips to help you get to your destination safer.

FATAL CRASH: Fiery head on truck-car smash closes highway

FATAL CRASH: Fiery head on truck-car smash closes highway

ONE person has died in a fiery crash on the Bruce Highway.

Tue 18 Dec 2018

Toowoomba Range re-opens after morning truck rollover

Toowoomba Range re-opens after morning truck rollover

The Toowoomba Range has reopened to eastbound traffic after collision between two trucks this morning.

Sat 15 Dec 2018

WATCH: Cyclone Owen flooding properties as it crosses Qld

WATCH: Cyclone Owen flooding properties as it crosses Qld

UPDATE: Footage shows the damage done by Cyclone Owen as it moves across the north of Queensland destroying houses.

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

STORM warnings were issued across the state and heavy rains affected several coastal areas ahead of a forecast wet weekend.

Wed 12 Dec 2018

Truckie runs cops off the road while overtaking

Truckie runs cops off the road while overtaking

MAGISTRATE David Day described the actions of a truck driver who ran an oncoming unmarked police car off the road as "one of those complete brain snaps".

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