How did no one die in this horrific crash?

When first responders arrived at the scene of a crash on Indiana's Sam Jones Expressway they saw the type of accident firefighters dread: A dozen crushed cars and an overturned 18-wheeler. Amazingly, there wasn't a single fatality. How? » 7/06/11 3:30pm 7/06/11 3:30pm

This is a highway covered in 40K pounds of Mayonnaise

A tractor-trailer carrying mayonnaise lost control near Springfield, Missouri, spilling 40,000 gallons of the sticky white sandwich helper along Interstate 44. With the freezing temperatures, traversing the mayo slick was "like walking on ice." » 3/02/11 9:40am 3/02/11 9:40am

VIDEO: Trucker Launched Out Of 18-Wheeler WIndow

This unbelted Turkish truck driver falsely assumed the mass of his tractor-trailer was enough to protect him in the event of a crash. Those physics — along with the driver— go out the window when hit by another truck. Ouch. » 10/05/10 12:30pm 10/05/10 12:30pm

What 17 Million Angry Bees In A Truck Accident Looks Like

Two people are dead after a crash in Minnesota yesterday when a truck loaded with 17 million bees scattered the insects across the highway. Firefighters had to spray the bees with hoses to protect emergency personnel. » 5/25/10 3:30pm 5/25/10 3:30pm

24,000 Lbs Of PB&J Sandwiches Close Iowa Highway

Robert Greser lost control of his semi, crashing along US-52 in Iowa, his 24,000lbs cargo of Smuckers Uncrustables PB&J sandwiches transferred to another truck during a four-hour cleanup. Strangely, milk supplies are reportedly low locally. (H/T Tempesjo) [TelegraphHeraldOnline] » 9/14/09 3:00pm 9/14/09 3:00pm

Missouri Truck Driver Doesn't Read Jalopnik, Gets Stuck Under Bridge

Had this truck driver read Jalopnik and seen what happens to trucks going under low bridges, he'd probably've paid more attention to the "LOW CLEARANCE" sign on this bridge. He wasn't the only one. » 3/11/09 7:30am 3/11/09 7:30am

Laptop-Distracted Truck Driver Kills Family Of Six

A tragic story unfolds as a truck driver distracted by his laptop rear-ends a family carrier and crushes them between two massive semis. » 2/10/09 6:30am 2/10/09 6:30am