TRACER ALERT: Truck stolen from Texas truck stop

By Land Line staff | 2/19/2013

OOIDA’s TRACER website reports the theft of a truck in Waller, TX. The light-blue 2005 Peterbilt 379 with white fenders was stolen Tuesday, Feb. 19, from a parking lot at Exxon Truck Stop on Highway 290. “#B260” is on both sides of hood and “Altom” is on both doors. The truck also has stainless steel bumpers. TRACER lists a Texas license plate number of R38531, and a VIN number of 1XP5DB9X75N840954

A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the recovery of this truck. Call 202-246-2698.

TRACER, the Transportation Alert Communication and Emergency Response program, was launched in 2009 by OOIDA. The program is a two-way communication system that sends alerts to members and coordinates information received from trucking members.

Members can sign up to receive text messages and email alerts for truck thefts and missing persons.

Truckers may call the TRACER hotline at 866-950-2291 or visit to get the latest advisory or if they have information to report about stolen cargo or missing persons, etc.