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UPDATE: Driver charged in crash that injured Tracy Morgan

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NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) -- A truck driver from Georgia has been charged with death by auto in connection with a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one man and injured four others, including actor and comedian Tracy Morgan.
  
Middlesex County prosecutors say 35-year-old Kevin Roper of Jonesboro also faces four counts of assault by auto stemming from the crash, which occurred around 1 a.m. Saturday. His bail was set at $50,000.
  
Roper's tractor-trailer allegedly rammed into a chauffeured limousine bus that Morgan was riding in. That set off a chain-reaction crash that left one member of his entourage dead and two others seriously hurt.
  
Morgan and the two others remained hospitalized in critical condition Saturday night.

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NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (WKOW) -- Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan is in critical condition after a six-vehicle accident in New Jersey.

A New Jersey State Police spokesperson told ABC News the crash happened on the N.J. Turnpike early Saturday morning, around 1:00 a.m. A hospital spokesperson lists Morgan in critical condition.

At least one person was killed in the accident and three others were injured in the crash, according to police. Police believe a truck rear-ended a limousine-style bus that Morgan was in, causing the crash.
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