Police officers have begun enforcing the newly observed rules.
"I’m glad he is okay and there is no one else involved. He was able to walk away from it," said the driver's trucking company.
The cab somehow hopped the barrier wall and was left hanging over the water below.
The truck driver and his wife were taken to the hospital but only with minor injuries.
Confusion over contents of tanker-trailer nearly leads to unnecessary evacuation after motorist collides with semi truck, sparking a fire
The highway was shut down for around six hours and the surrounding areas, nearly evacuated.
The highway was shut down for several hours as crews worked to extinguish the flames and clear the destroyed rig from the roadway.
“Truck fueling on the backside of TA is down for an undetermined timeframe,” said a town spokesman.
The truck driver was the father of seven children ranging in age from 3 to 17.
Doctors say that the “enormous responsibility” of trucking jobs has led to a “higher-than-normal” rate of antidepressant usage
“I try really hard to emphasize they’re the person driving the truck. They’re not the truck...and they aren’t just a piece of equipment.” said a doctor involved in the study.
The immigrants originated from from Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras.
The wreck involved a car, a pickup, a tour bus and a semi truck.
Officials are still trying to figure out why the big rig caught fire.
The tow truck driver has family involved in the marines and the fire department, so he says helping people is in his blood.
"I will definitely keep my eyes open now that I've heard about it," said a local trucker.
Officials are still not sure how or why the fire started.
His family is offering $25,000 to anyone with information that could lead to his return.
Thankfully, no one was hurt.
They say the tolls unfairly target truckers.
Police unsure if “mental breakdown” or bathroom break responsible for trucker found incoherent in roadside ravine
The driver is still recovering from serious dehydration and heat exhaustion.