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Flipped rig blocked I-295 at Gate Parkway

By: News4Jax.com JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A tractor-trailer truck overturned Monday afternoon in the southbound lanes of Interstate 295 near the Gate Parkway exit. The accident blocked the right lane of the highway for over an hour. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the incident happened about 2:45 p.m. One person was taken to Baptist [...]


14 crashes snarl traffic on I-95
in Duval, St. Johns counties

By: Action News Jax ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. — The Florida Highway Patrol is responding to 12 different crashes along a 26-mile stretch of Interstate 95 in Duval and St. Johns counties. Twelve of the crashes happened in St. Johns County and out of those, just one person was injured, authorities tell Action [...]


Grandmother, 2 kids pulled from car in pond

By: Ashley Harding, General Assignment Reporter JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A woman and her two young grandchildren are unhurt after their car crashed into a pond Sunday afternoon, police said. Neighbors and officers quickly jumped into action to help. One of the neighbors was an off-duty officer with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Police were called to [...]


Semi Crash Causes Traffic Nightmare

By: Heather Leigh, Mobile journalist ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. - A section of Interstate 95 in St. Augustine was shut down for several hours after three big rigs were involved in a crash Tuesday morning, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Around 5:10 a.m., two semis collided on I-95 northbound, just north of State Road [...]


November 2014 – Happy Thanksgiving

At this time of Thanksgiving our thoughts turn gratefully to you with warm appreciation for your business YOUR SOUTHERN TEAM Just for Laughs... "The thing that we are most thankful for right now is elastic waistbands!"


Miller Industries Finds Kenworth T880S

KIRKLAND, Wash. – While Kenworth's venerable T800 has long been a favorite of tow and recovery companies, the new Kenworth T880 has been turning heads. And fast. "It's quickly leapfrogged the T800," according to John L. Hawkins, Miller Industries vice president of heavy duty operations for the Ooltewah, Tenn.-based company. "We purchased one of the [...]


What Is Towing

What is towing? What is being stranded on the highway? How does someone handle a situation like this? These are all questions that rush through your head as your vehicle breaks down on the motoring highway. Many people run into this particular situation possibly once a year and the thought of breaking down while buzzing [...]