Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 4, 2019

USA Truck, Inc. 
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

Delaware 1-35740 71-0556971 
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number) (IRS Employer
Identification No.)
3200 Industrial Park Road
Van Buren, Arkansas
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code) 
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (479) 471-2500
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)  
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Item 2.02  Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On February 4, 2019, USA Truck, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its results of operations for the fourth quarter of 2018. A copy of the press release is furnished hereto as Exhibit 99.1.

Item 9.01  Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d) Exhibits
99.1 Press release issued by the Company on February 4, 2019.

The information contained in Items 2.02 and 9.01 of this report and the exhibit hereto shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

USA Truck, Inc.
Date: February 4, 2019/s/ Jason R. Bates 
Jason R. Bates 
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer