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REPORT: Truck Driver In Tracy Morgan Crash Was Speeding

 
REPORT: Truck Driver In Tracy Morgan Crash Was Speeding
Posted June 19th, 2014 @ 11:16am

The Walmart truck driver who plowed into comedian Tracy Morgan's limo bus on the New Jersey Turnpike was speeding. 

A preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board says Kevin Roper was going 65 miles an hour at the time of the crash, 20 miles an hour over the speed limit of 45. 

Morgan was critically injured in the June 7th crash, while his friend and mentor James McNair died.  Morgan is now listed in fair condition.  Roper has pleaded not guilty to vehicular homicide and is out on bail.  

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