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Fall 10-24-2014

Quick Facts

  • Shalace Rose, a McNair Scholar and senior who won an award for her truck driver research, has interviewed nearly 30 student drivers at York Technical College in order to draw some general characteristics about truckers.
  • Truck drivers’ general lack of sleep came to the forefront this summer when a Walmart truck driver hit comedian Tracy Morgan’s limousine. Morgan and three others were severely injured in the six-car pile-up on June 7, and one fellow passenger, comedian James McNair, was killed.