A preliminary investigation reveals the man was traveling westbound on I-90 in his 2008 Freightliner truck tractor. For unknown reasons, he stopped the truck in lane 3 of the three-lane highway, and exited the vehicle at around 10 a.m. A second vehicle, a 2019 Freightliner truck tractor, was also traveling in lane 3 at the same location. In an attempt to avoid striking the rear of the first truck, the driver of the second truck swerved to the left and struck the man, who was standing outside his vehicle in lane 2, according to police. … [Read more...] about Man Killed After Exiting Truck On I-90 Near Arlington Heights
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A lawyer for the ex-Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks criticized the Fulton District Attorney on Thursday for trying to obtain a search warrant that he said would provide details of Americans who donated to his client during an online fundraiser. … [Read more...] about Lawyer for ex-Atlanta cop accused of murder claims DA’s office tried to ‘uncover’ those who donated to client
"United Van Lines is aware of the accident," a company spokesperson said Friday afternoon. "We are deeply saddened by the loss of the driver and are thankful that his young sons survived. United is cooperating fully with the authorities investigating the accident. " The company did not say whether the driver was an employee. … [Read more...] about Good Samaritan helps boy save brother from fiery wreck on I-45
“While drivers still may be pretty consistent with their bad habits… the real key is what’s going on with the car,” Hersman said. “At the auto shows this year, you are seeing adaptive cruise control and lane departure warning and auto-braking systems.” … [Read more...] about Traffic deaths jump by most since 1966, safety group says
Keep in mind the analysis covers the entire freeway or highway, so for I-45 that is 285 miles, while for I-10 it is 2,460 miles. Running between Galveston and Dallas, I-45 also has a huge amount of traffic and it a major backbone of Houston area travel. … [Read more...] about Interstate 45 ranked as second-deadliest highway in U.S.