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NYSDOT dashcam captures risky car pass and snow plow collision

In a vivid reminder of the hazards of winter driving, the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) released dashcam footage showing a car colliding with a snow plow after trying to pass a big rig on a snow-covered road.

The incident: The video serves as a warning against attempting risky maneuvers in poor road conditions. The car was attempting to overtake a big rig and ended up crashing into a snow plow.

NYSDOT's message: The transportation department advises drivers to be cautious and avoid passing when roads are layered with snow and slush.

Outcome: Despite the dramatic collision, there were no injuries reported,

Falls Township considers 'trucker village' amid traffic surge from trade center

Falls Township in Pennsylvania evaluates the creation of a 'trucker village' to support the increased truck traffic from the Keystone Trade Center, offering services like parking and repairs while addressing local infrastructure concerns.
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Senator Cruz's bill aims to protect trade at US ports of entry

Senator Ted Cruz's proposed bill aims to protect U.S. ports of entry from closures that disrupt truckers' ability to maintain crucial trade flows, backed by industry support amid economic and border security debates.
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Oregon truckers sue state over disproportionate road taxes

Oregon truckers file lawsuit against the state for disproportionate road taxes, highlighting an imbalance where they pay one-third of the motorist taxes despite being only 15% of vehicle population.
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