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Probe: Truck Driver Overworked Before Tracey Morgan Crash

Posted on June 20, 2014
A 3-D scan of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter limousine van involved in the June 7 crash. Photo by National Transportation Safety Board

A 3-D scan of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter limousine van involved in the June 7 crash. Photo by National Transportation Safety Board

A 3-D scan of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter limousine van involved in the June 7 crash. Photo by National Transportation Safety Board

A 3-D scan of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter limousine van involved in the June 7 crash. Photo by National Transportation Safety Board

WASHINGTON, D.C — A report issued today by the National Transportation Safety Board said the driver of the rig that slammed into the van carrying Tracy Morgan — critically injuring the comedian and killing another passenger — was speeding and had been working more than 13 consecutive hours.

NJ.com article here

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