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    Texas driver gets life in smuggling deaths

    April 30, 2018 4:28PM by Truck News

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas – A Texas truck driver will serve life in prison in the deaths of 10 people attempting to illegally immigrate to the United States last July. James Matthew Bradley Jr., 61, was sentenced April 27 to life

  • Okanagan trucking pioneer passes away

    March 29, 2018 2:56PM by Truck West

    PENTICTON, B.C. – Stu Berry, co-founder of Berry and Smith Trucking, passed away in Penticton, B.C. March 21. Along with Ted Smith, Berry started the South Okanagan trucking company in 1954, operating the carrier for 44 years before retiring and

  • Trucker who helped blaze trail to the north passes away

    November 8, 2017 5:27PM by Truck West

    PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. – A pioneer of the Saskatchewan trucking industry, George Magee, has passed away at the age of 81. Born Aug. 8, 1936 in Prince Albert, Magee lived his entire life in his hometown and reflected the genuine

  • Long-standing SAF-Holland employee passes

    October 23, 2017 12:50PM by Truck West

    SURREY, B.C. – Kenneth Tanner, who was the facility branch manager for SAF-Holland in Surrey, B.C., passed away Oct. 15 at the age of 65. A long-time employee for SAF-Holland, Tanner was also a sales representative for Western Canada and

  • Charity looking out for truckers

    January 12, 2015 11:47AM by Truck News

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Even though it only began operations last year, a trucking charity is already planning its future growth. Founded by Robert Palm, an OTR driver with over 30 years in the trucking industry, and his wife Jeanine, truckersfinalmile.org

  • Date set for Operation Corridor

    June 12, 2014 11:28PM by Truck News

    ORILLIA, Ont. – Mark the date on the calendar: June 17 is when the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are having a safety blitz. Run under the name Operation Corridor, the OPP describe the program as an “annual 24-hour highway safety

  • Man accidently crushed to death

    May 30, 2014 10:47AM by Carolyn Gruske

    VAUGHAN, Ont. — A man is dead after apparently being crushed between two trailers. At 6:41 this morning, York Regional Police received a call to attend an industrial accident at Muir’s Cartage Ltd. on 75 Doney Crescent in Vaughan, Ont.