On August 11th, on the I-10 Freeway in Gulfport, Mississippi, trucker David Fredericksen witnessed a horrific crash after a Lincoln Town Car crashed into an 18-wheeler's gas tank and went up in a fireball.
While his trucking partner Walter Letterman warned David to not try and save anyone, David decided to do so anyway with his fire extinguisher - a decision that ended up being oh-so-right!
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And the plot thickens…
While Lindsay Lohan could be in a whole new heap of trouble for lying to police and claiming she wasn't behind the wheel of her rented Porsche when it crashed into an 18-wheeler last week on the PCH, the trucker himself James Johnson, has already hired an attorney to take legal action against the troubled actress…but his intentions for doing so may not be entirely truthful, either!
According to court documents from February 2011, he was forced to file bankruptcy, as his company JJ's Trucking was
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A man, his dog, and the open road.
But for awhile, they were on two different parts of that open road!
Trucker Michael Siau and his 9 month old Yorkie, Rambo, were driving along when Siau needed to stretch his legs in Hannibal, MO.
Rambo decided to stretch his legs too, but he didn't tell his poppa.
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