All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘James McNair’

Tracy Morgan Lawsuit Won’t Be Delayed

Tracy Morgan was seriously injured and his friend and fellow comic James McNair was killed when a Walmart truck hit their tour bus from behind back in June. The driver of that truck, Kevin Roper, sought to have the lawsuit filed by Tracy Morgan delayed. A federal judge has now ruled against that delay. Page Six reports that Kevin Roper …

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Tracy Morgan Spotted Out in N.J., Using Walker

Tracy Morgan was spotted out and about for the first time since sustaining critical injuries in a serious highway crash in June, when the luxury van in which he was riding was crashed into by a truck owned by Walmart. The 30 Rock star was seen in New Jersey on Wednesday, and was getting around with the aid of a …

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Tracy Morgan’s Lawsuit Against Walmart Being Hampered By Truck Driver

Kevin Roper, the truck driver charged in the New Jersey highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed comedian James McNair, is seeking a delay in the federal lawsuit against Walmart pending the outcome of his criminal case in state court. According to reports, Roper’s attorney filed the request on Friday, November 14. Roper has pleaded not guilty to one …

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Tracy Morgan Crash: Driver Seeks to Delay Lawsuit

Tracy Morgan was seriously injured and James McNair was killed when Kevin Roper slammed into the limo van in which they were traveling back in June. Now Roper has filed a request to delay a federal lawsuit. His criminal case will proceed. Roper’s attorney filed a motion asking to put Tracy Morgan’s lawsuit on hold pending the outcome of Kevin …

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Tracy Morgan Transferred to Rehab Facility Following Fatal Crash

Tracy Morgan was transferred to a rehab facility after spending almost two weeks in a New Jersey hospital following a fatal crash that took the life of his friend and comedy writer James McNair. It was back on June 7th that the tour bus Morgan and McNair, as well as several others, were riding in was hit from behind while …

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Tracy Morgan Still Critical But Improving

Tracy Morgan is still in critical condition in a New Jersey hospital following a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike last weekend that took the life of his writer, friend, and fellow comedian James McNair. Morgan broke a leg, a femur, his nose, and several ribs in the crash caused by a tractor trailer driver hitting his tour bus from …

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Tracy Morgan: Condition Updated Following Fatal Crash

Tracy Morgan sustained critical injuries in a crash very early on Saturday morning on the New Jersey Turnpike. That crash killed his friend and comedy writer James McNair–also known as Jimmy Mack. This new information about Morgan’s condition was only recently released and is the first mention of anything other than a statement noting that he was in critical condition. …

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Tracy Morgan, Two Members of Tour Still Critical

Tracy Morgan and two members of his entourage remain in critical condition as of Sunday morning, according to Robert Wood Johnson Hospital spokeswoman Zenaida Mendez. He and his friends and fellow comedians had left a show in Delaware when their tour limo was hit by a tractor trailer. James McNair–longtime friend and comedian who went by ‘Jimmy Mack’ for most …

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Tracy Morgan Still Critical, Truck Driver Charged in Crash

Tracy Morgan is still listed in critical condition from a crash early Saturday morning that killed fellow comic James ‘Jimmy Mack’ McNair. 35-year-old Kevin Roper of Jonesboro, Georgia has been charged with death by auto in connection with the crash as well as with four counts of assault by auto. His bail has been set at $50,000. Tracy Morgan was …

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