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Army Hero Pulls Victims of Fiery Tractor Trailer vs. Tour Bus Accident to Safety

July 22, 2011
Passengers of a tour bus are alive tonight because a passerby on a New York highway stopped to pull them from their burning bus after a tractor-trailer rammed into the rear of the bus…

Chrissie Cole

Truck Accident Halts NY-Boston Amtrak Trains

All service between New York and Boston was halted on Friday after a tractor-trailer struck and damaged a power system.
The suspension added to an already problematic commute for many, coming…

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Tractor Trailer Driver Dead after Pulling Rig in Front of Amtrak Train Bound for New York City

January 12, 2011
The driver of a tractor-trailer is dead today after driving his rig around the railroad crossing gates and into the path of a passenger train, says an article by Associated…

Chrissie Cole

Six Injured When Bus, Van, Truck Crash in Queens

Miracles do happen. Six people suffered non-life threatening injuries when a minivan was crushed between a city bus and a tractor-trailer during a chain-reaction crash in Queens.
The accident…

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Woman and Child Injured, another Woman Dead after Tanker Slams Rear of Car

A tanker truck smashed in to the rear end of a stopped Honda Civic on Saturday, killing one woman and injuring another woman and child, stargazette.com reported.
The accident happened about 1:30…

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Four Tractor Trailers Collide on New Jersey Turnpike

February 16, 2010
A chain reaction accident on the New Jersey Turnpike involved four tractor-trailers, a pickup and an SUV.
The accident happened about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday morning in the…

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Police Say Trucker Watching Porn Caused Death of Mother of Two

At a time when Federal and State governments are regulating or prohibiting the use of hand held phones and devices while driving, Thomas Wallace, 45, drove his big rig on the highway while watching…

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Tractor Trailer Driver Trapped in Dangling Cab for Two Hours on New Jersey Turnpike

December 23, 2009

An accident near Exit 5 of Mount Laurel left a tractor-trailer hanging off an overpass and traffic backed up for miles on the New Jersey Turnpike Wednesday morning.
According…

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Tractor-Trailer Causes 8 Vehicle Accident on I-295 in NJ

November 19, 2009
A tractor-trailer caused an eight-vehicle collision on Interstate 295 Wednesday morning, injuring two people.
Octavio Villegas, 46, of Jersey City, NJ, failed to brake in his…

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One Dead, One Injured in Fiery Tractor-Trailer Accident on Route 287 Crash in NJ

November 16, 2009

A crash early Saturday morning between a tractor-trailer and an SUV on Route 287 in Morris County, NJ ended in flames and left one man dead and another injured.
New Jersey…