TRACER ALERT: Maroon 1999 Peterbilt stolen at Flying J in Indiana

| 8/26/2014

A maroon 1999 Peterbilt 379 with black fenders was reported stolen on Aug. 25. The rig was stolen at a Flying J truck stop in Lowell, Ind. The truck has “Powersource Transportation” on the doors. 

TRACER lists an Indiana license plate of 2109805 and a VIN number of 1XP5DB9X6XD478916 for the truck.

According to a police report, the truck was parked at the truck stop over the weekend starting on Friday. The owner of the truck returned to the truck stop on Monday to find the tractor missing.

A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the recovery of the 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.

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