Comedian and actor Tracy Morgan was critically injured in a multi-vehicle accident this weekend in New Jersey. Morgan, four other passengers, and two drivers were travelling in a Mercedes limo bus when a driver in a tractor-trailer crashed into their vehicle. The limo bus flipped, and four other cars became involved in the accident, according to the Huffington Post. The driver of the tractor-trailer, a WalMart employee in a company car, had reportedly been awake for over 24 hours. One of the passengers in Morgan’s vehicle, comic Jimmy Mack, died at the scene. The driver of the tractor-trailer, Kevin Roper, has been charged with vehicular homicide and three counts of assault by auto.
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