I-80 Near Evanston,Wyoming

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  1. mjd4277

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    In weather like that I never let my fuel tanks get below 1/2 tank. Can you imagine being stuck in that mess on the interstate and out of fuel?
     
  3. mjd4277

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    There is a Pilot minutes away in Evanston. The tricky part is getting there through that mess.
     
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  4. againstthewind

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    are there any of them "outlaw truckers"in there? lol
     
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    Swift made it to the party.....LOL
     
  6. STexan

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    Truck stops run out of fuel all the time in similar situations. Maybe for a few hours. Maybe for a whole day or more. Don’t push your luck in winter. Crap happens. Never assume they’ll have fuel or power or connection to fuel card and bank networks
     
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    Officials had no trouble finding volunteers to help with `the cleanup`, but were having trouble finding enough vehicles to transport the empty cans to the recycling center once the cleanup crew was finished.
     
  8. mjd4277

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    Just the usual players.Swift,US Xpress,Lessors Inc.
    Oddly enough, I didn’t see a single CRE or FedEx wiggle wagon in the mix...
     
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    The first "Big one" of the year huh.....
    I'll put $50 bucks on the line that we'll have the next one by New Years

    I Call 50 to 75 vehicles in the next one. Could be in Wyoming or Penna-Or anywhere in between
     
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