NTSB Faults Wal-Mart Truck Driver for Accident Severely Injuring Comedian Tracy Morgan

The National Transportation Safety Board (“NSTB”) reported that its investigation into the truck accident on the New Jersey Turnpike in which comedian Tracy Morgan was severely injured and another comedian killed found the driver of the Wal-Mart truck that struck Morgan’s limousine responsible for the accident.  The truck driver had not slept in 28 hours and had failed to slow down despite posted warning signs.  The board said the truck driver could have prevented the, crash if he had slowed to 45 mph, the posted speed limit for the construction work zone where the crash occurred.

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