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Issue No. 15, 11 October, 2012
Recurring scam letter targets truckers and carriers

A recurring scam aimed at stealing identity and bank information continues to linger like a bad case of road rash. The latest round of letters, sent as faxes on or around Sept. 24, asks recipients to release bank account information to a “Senior Procurement Officer” with...

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Trucking adds 700 jobs in September

For-hire trucking companies added 700 payroll jobs in September on a seasonally adjusted basis as the overall U.S. economy added 114,000 nonfarm jobs, according to the latest estimates released Oct. 5 by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Semi drives through, damages historic Spencerville bridge

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Our partners at KPC News report that a semi rig caused extensive damage to an historic covered bridge in Spencerville on Wednesday.
Ed Farrell and Kelly Jacobs used Report !t to send WANE photos of the damage the semi caused.

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TRACER Alert: Truck thefts in Illinois, Texas

OOIDA’s TRACER website reports authorities in Illinois and Texas are seeking information on the recovery of trucks stolen recently in separate incidents.
A green 2003 Freightliner Century was reported stolen on Oct. 2 from 5101 Lawndale Road in Summit, IL.

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