Truck Drivers Take Precautions on the Rough Roads

7 years 9 months 2 days ago Wednesday, January 12 2011 Jan 12, 2011 Wednesday, January 12, 2011 9:54:14 PM CST January 12, 2011 in News

KINGDOM CITY - Usually the truck stop in Kingdom City is crawling with people, but not lately. The icy winter roads have caused some to slow down and take safety precautions on their delivery routes. Usually the truck stop in Kingdom City is crawling with people, but not lately.

The icy winter roads have caused some to slow down and take safety precautions on their delivery routes.

Clay Brown has been driving semi trucks for 34 years and has worked through every kind of weather imaginable. "I've been through blizzards, ice storms, hail..." he said, "You gotta do what you gotta do."

Donald Boes has been a truck driver for the Callaway Carriers for 35 years and said that when the roads get tricky, it's best to let people know.  "It just takes a phone call," he said. "To prevent a dangerous situation to occur."

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