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Video Catches a New Jersey School Bus and FedEx Truck in a Road Rage Incident

Earlier this month, a FedEx truck and a school bus were caught on video driving recklessly in a horrifying road rage incident. In the video (which you can view below), a school bus swerves into oncoming traffic to try and get around the FedEx truck. In retaliation, the FedEx truck also swerves into the oncoming lane, threatening to hit the school bus or run it off the road. The video has since gone viral. While the school bus did not have any students on board, the bus company apparently provides transportation for many New Jersey school districts. The company released a statement saying the driver has since been fired and a FedEx spokesperson said the company is investigating the road rage incident. Road Rage Incidents Involving Truck Drivers Can Cause Catastrophic Injuries Road rage drivers are already terrifying by themselves. When you throw in an 80,000-pound truck, the situation can…
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Was This Hit-and-Run Semi-Truck Crash Caused by Road Rage?

Earlier this month, a driver was shocked to find her car resting on top of a highway concrete median following a truck accident. According to the police report, a 40-ton semi-truck was following the driver and struck the car from behind, pushing the car forward before striking the car again and pushing it up onto the concrete median. The truck driver fled the scene. The car driver in this hit-and-run accident was very fortunate in that she only suffered minor injuries. The police are still investigating to determine if this was a road rage incident. Aggressive Truck Drivers Pose a Risk to Drivers Around Them Although semi-trucks are usually the largest vehicle on the roadways, that does not give these giant 18-wheelers the right to bully other drivers. While the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) advises drivers to share the road with truck drivers and employ defensive driving around…
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