Semi-Trailer Truck

The northbound New Jersey Turnpike was shut down in East Brunswick on Wednesday, Aug. 12 due to a truck fire. (Credit: aoie crln, via Twitter)

Truck Explodes In NJ Turnpike Crash, Snags Road For Miles In East Brunswick

Two semi-trailer trucks erupted in a massive fire following a crash on the northbound New Jersey Turnpike in East Brunswick Township Wednesday evening, forcing authorities to shut down all northbound lanes.

08/12/2015

Oleg Varavko was involved in a near-miss when a skidding semi-trailer truck nearly hit his car on Sunday, Jan. 18. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Driver Talks About Nearly Being Smashed By Truck On New Jersey Turnpike

Video on Monday showed just how treacherous the weather made the roads this holiday weekend, with black ice causing a semi-trailer truck to slip out of control and almost slam into another car on the New Jersey Turnpike.

01/19/2015

This crash shut down Route 21 in Belleville, New Jersey on Monday, Nov. 3. (Credit:  rocdeville)

At Least One Dead In Semi Crash On Route 21 In Belleville

Route 21 was shut down in Belleville, New Jersey Monday evening, after a crash involving a semi-trailer truck.

11/03/2014

A surveillance image of a truck containing over $1,000 worth of seafood that was stolen from the Bronx. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Truck With Over $1,000 Worth Of Seafood Stolen From The Bronx

Police were searching Wednesday evening for a suspect who stole a semi-trailer truck with more than $1,000 worth of seafood in the Bronx.

09/03/2014

An overturned truck caused major delays on I-80 in New Jersey on Monday, June 30. (Credit: CBS 2)

Truck Fire, Accident Cause Major Delays On I-80 In New Jersey

Motorists on westbound Interstate 80 through New Jersey were seeing major delays during the Monday afternoon rush, due to two separate incidents involving trucks.

06/30/2014

The scene of a multi-vehicle crash in Mahwah, NJ on June 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 Men Killed In I-287 Crash Identified As Father, Son And Co-Worker

The three people who were killed in a fiery crash along Interstate 287 in Mahwah Township, New Jersey, were identified Wednesday as a father and son and a co-worker they were trying to help repair a broken-down truck.

06/25/2014

Jackknifed Tractor Trailer On N.Y. State Thruway

Jackknifed Truck Causes Traffic Woes On N.Y. State Thruway

A jackknifed tractor trailer snagged the New York State Thruway in West Nyack Monday evening.

01/20/2014

The scene of a fatal crash on I-280 on Dec. 3, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Killed In Crash On Interstate 280 In Parsippany, N.J.

A driver was killed Tuesday afternoon in a crash on Interstate 280 in Parsippany, N.J.

12/03/2013

LIE Crash

Trucking Company That Owned Semi In L.I.E. Crash Has Bad Safety Record

The trucking company that owned the rig blamed for a deadly 35-vehicle pileup on the Long Island Expressway has a blemished safety record.

12/22/2012

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

3 Trapped, Injured In Crash Involving Car, Semi In Fairfield, Conn.

Fire crews in Fairfield, Conn., frantically worked early Saturday to rescue several people who were trapped after a crash involving a semi-trailer truck and a car.

12/01/2012