Local Delivery ticket

Discussion in 'Motor Carrier Questions - The Inside Scoop' started by Edgrmndz, Feb 17, 2020.

  1. Edgrmndz

    Edgrmndz Bobtail Member

    Feb 15, 2016
    Doing a local delivery, I got a ticket .2 miles from the main trucking road, the company I was delivering was .5 from the main Trucking road.
    The officer gave me a generic ticket that cites " missed post sign " . Any body knows the rules about local deliveries for truckers?
  2. Mid-May Trucker

    Mid-May Trucker Heavy Load Member

    Oct 23, 2018
  3. ZVar

    ZVar Road Train Member

    Sep 10, 2010
    Flint, MI
    Really depends. There is no universal laws about local deliveries. That makes us fall back to the specific local.
    Most likely there is a truck route that would have got you there. The local cops know their roads.

    That said, if you know you were on the only route available simply call the court and explain yourself. If that fails, call a local lawyer.
  4. PE_Trans

    PE_Trans Road Train Member

    If that was the only road to get to the receiver, then you should be able to beat it.
    Texas_hwy_287 Thanks this.
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