By now, most people already know about the story below, but more disturbing details are starting to emerge, which include the allegation that the truck driver involved in this accident had been awake for over 24 hours prior to the crash.
If this happened to you, it would be no less tragic, and you would need a lot of help.
This high-profile case reminds all of us how careful we must be at all times on the roadways. We never know what the other driver is doing or what physical and mental state they are in, so defensive driving is the best way to protect yourself.
When truck accidents like these occur, proper legal representation is essential. Be sure to contact an attorney with the expertise and knowledge to assure you full recovery.
Stillman and Friedland
Truck and Car Accident Attorneys
Trucker in Tracy Morgan crash had been awake 24 hours
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — A Georgia truck driver charged in the New Jersey crash that killed one man and critically injured comedian Tracy Morgan had not slept in more than 24 hours, according to a criminal complaint filed Monday.
A tractor trailer driven by Kevin Roper, 35, of Jonesboro, Ga., slammed into a limousine van …. [READ MORE]