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Tracy Morgan (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

Lawyer: Comedian Tracy Morgan Suffered Traumatic Brain Injury In NJ Tpke Crash

A lawyer for Tracy Morgan said the comedian suffered a traumatic brain injury in the highway crash that almost killed him — and took the life of another comedian.

11/18/2014

NJ TRANSIT bus (file / credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Transit Bus, Military Vehicle Collide On NJ Turnpike In Newark

The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. Sunday in the northbound lanes near Interchange 14 in Newark.

11/16/2014

Tracy Morgan speaks on stage at Spike TV's "Don Rickles: One Night Only" on May 6, 2014, in New York City.  (Credit: Getty Images)

Tracy Morgan Fires Back At Walmart, Says ‘My Friends And I Were Doing Nothing Wrong’

Bentonville, Arkansas-based Walmart Stores Inc. said in a filing Monday that Morgan his fellow passengers’ injuries were caused by their “failure to properly wear an appropriate available seatbelt restraint device,” which it says constitutes unreasonable conduct.

09/30/2014

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 01: Tracy Morgan poses at Mount Airy Casino Resort February 1, 2014 in Mt. Pocono, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Bill McCay/Getty Images for Mount Airy Casino Resort)

Walmart Blames Tracy Morgan, Others For Not Wearing Seatbelts During Crash

Walmart says actor-comedian Tracy Morgan and other people in a vehicle struck from behind by a company truck on the New Jersey Turnpike in June weren’t wearing seatbelts.

09/29/2014

Tracy Morgan speaks on stage at Spike TV's "Don Rickles: One Night Only" on May 6, 2014, in New York City.  (Credit: Getty Images)

Tracy Morgan Transferred To Rehab Center

“He still has a long way to go,” Morgan’s publicist said in a statement Friday.

06/20/2014

Tracy Morgan (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

Report Finds Truck Driver In Tracy Morgan Crash Was Speeding

A report on the crash that seriously injured comedian Tracy Morgan and killed one of his friends, said the driver of a tractor-trailer was doing 65 mph in a 45 mph construction zone before the crash.

06/19/2014

Walmart Truck/file (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tracy Morgan Crash Among Hundreds Involving Walmart Trucks In Past 2 Years

The accident that injured comedian Tracy Morgan and killed a passenger on his limo bus was one of hundreds of crashes involving Walmart trucks in the past two years.

06/09/2014

A sign directing drivers to the New Jersey Turnpike - Ridgefield Park, NJ - May 5, 2008 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Alleged Drunk Driver Kills 1, Injures 3 In New Jersey Turnpike Crash

One man was killed and three people were injured when a car driven by an accused drunken driver struck a concrete barrier on the New Jersey Turnpike in northern New Jersey.

05/11/2014

Authorities on the scene of a fatal accident on the NJ Turnpike on April 1, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Man Killed After Being Struck By Tractor-Trailer On NJ Turnpike

The man was struck at around 1:15 p.m. in the northbound express lanes in Englewood.

04/01/2014

Three people died in this accident on the N.J. Turnpike on Dec. 27, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Accident Leaves 3 Dead On N.J. Turnpike In Mount Laurel

New Jersey State Police say the crash occurred late Thursday morning in Mount Laurel and involved two tractor-trailers and two passenger vehicles.

12/27/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Car Fire, SUV Accident Create Major Traffic Problems On NJ Turnpike

A female driver was injured in the crash, police said. A small child was also in the car and was taken away via ambulance with non-life threatening injuries, CBS 2’s Joe Biermann reported.

11/14/2012

Rt. 17 in East Rutherford, N.J. (credit: Steve Sandberg, 1010 WINS)

Snow Storm Causing Few Problems In New Jersey

New Jersey Turnpike Authority spokesman Joe Orlando said the Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway were both in good shape, in part because travelers heeded warnings and stayed off the roads overnight.

01/12/2011

New Jersey Turnpike (credit: AP Photo)

2 Killed, 4 Others Hurt In N.J. Turnpike Crash

The eastern spur of the N.J. Turnpike has been reopened in the southbound direction after an accident Friday morning in Ridgefield left two people dead.

12/24/2010

Interchange 13A (Inside) - Newark Liberty International Airport/US 1&9 (Traffic Camera)

Police ID Driver Killed In Multi-Vehicle NJ Crash

Police have identified the driver of a pickup truck killed Wednesday afternoon in a crash that snarled traffic in northern New Jersey for hours.

10/23/2010

Interchange 13A (Inside) - Newark Liberty International Airport/US 1&9 (Traffic Camera)

All Lanes Open Following Fatal NJ Turnpike Wreck

An NJ Turnpike spokesman said all lanes have reopened following a multivehicle crash that killed one person and shut down southbound lanes of the turnpike’s outer roadway on Wednesday.

10/20/2010