Comedian, Tracy Morgan in critical condition after fatal highway crash

published on Sunday, 8 June 2014

Comedian/actor Tracy Morgan is in critical condition after fatal New Jersey highway crash yesterday morning, involving six vehicles, including two tractor trailers, in which one person died.

According to reports Tracy's limo bus was rear ended by a tractor trailer and overturned. In all, seven people were injured, three critically. Tracy's closest confidant James McNair died at the scene.

The comedian and his entourage were being driven home to NYC around 1am after a performance in Delaware when a truck driver, said to be asleep at the wheel, rear-ended their limousine bus.

Morgan's ex-wife has revealed 'he's not in good shape' after being pulled from the wreckage with a broken leg among other injuries. He is reportedly in a critical but stable condition.

The truck driver Kevin Roper, 35, has been charged with death by auto and faces four counts of assault by auto.