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Daily Summary for 6/17/2024

Trip complete, trip lost

Big Rig Steve officially done at 14:13 CDT safely parked near Gary, Indiana.  Watch party starts, including watching a big rig take a 30 minute break in the way of trucks in fuel island exit.  Stream ends at 14:53 CDT.

Big Rig Travels broadcast day began at 7:50 EDT near Twinsburg, OH after the live unload which only took 45 minutes. “That ain’t too bad.”  As he leaves the delivery at 7:58 EDT it is a mostly cloudy start to the day.  

BRS points out at 8:04 EDT the flowers and flags near Macedonia, OH.  “I think that’s awesome.”

BRS stops at the Pilot at 8:27 EDT to wait for the next trip near Richfield, OH.  A spot found to park at 8:35 EDT and a watch party began.

“Ok let’s get coffee. I have bad coffee since yesterday.” at 8:43.  BRS “Get it HOT”.  BRS returns to Blue Comet having acquired his hot drink.

At 9:43 EDT, “Alright, everything should be updated, ready to go?”  We are starting a new trip to Joliet, IL.  A live load tomorrow night.  Not going to go very far today.”  BRS reports: “Freight still seems kind of slow, little trips, better than no trips right?”

At 10:46, BRS says “Do you know we are #1 rated, live trucking channel, 17 years of doing this, whoop, whoop!”

The stream ends at 10:55 and next stream starts at 10:56 EDT.

Stopped at Love’s near Edon, OH at 12:51 EDT.  No hot dogs were available for BRS, but he got some coffee.

Welcome to Indiana at 12:48 EDT “Right away the roads are rough on me” near Angola.  

“They just monkeyed with our trip.  Well that’s not good” at 15:48 EDT near Valparaiso, IN.  Trip was rescheduled due to lack of product.  He stops soon after near Gary, IN. 

Numbers:  0 miles 0 km to receiver/shipper, waiting for a next trip.  We covered 332 miles 534 km rolling Ohio and into Indiana.

Clocks: 4:52 hours on 11 hr,  4:51 hours on 14 hr,  3:21 hours on 70 hr.  Gain back 9:59 hours tomorrow morning. 

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Welcome to the constantly growing Big Rig Travels family. Big Rig Steve is glad to have you as part of the family.

Another good day for Big Rig Travels.

Welcome to Indiana

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1 Comment

  1. Attention all BRT Crew!!!There should be large out cry from ll that there is an untenable situation not rte bee tolerated!! No hot dogs at Loves of Esdon Ohio!! Need corrective measures rte never ever Steve place for hot dogs ever but never be caught empty handed!! Loves from now on needs order sufficient enough ro never run out of hot dogs again!!! Lorna ice cream space now sricrtly reserved for storage of hot dogs!!!Okay all this none sense just due rte show love for Steve Crew and al of BRT World!! Now==MASH_IT!!

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