US actor and comedian Tracy Morgan has been left in a critical condition after the limousine he was travelling overturned during a multi-vehicle pileup.
Police said the limousine crashed into five other vehicles on the New Jersey Turnpike at around 1am local time.
The 45-year-old 30 Rock star is being treated at theRobert Wood Johnson University Hospital Centre in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
SgtGregory Williams told Sky News that one other passenger in the limousine was killed.
He said their next of kin had been notified.
The condition of the vehicle’s five other passengers is currently unknown.
There is no word on what caused the accident, which also involved two tractor-trailers, aSUV and two cars.
Tracy Morgan found fame on the sketch-comedy show Saturday Night Live in 1996.
He went on to play Tracy Jordan, a caricature of himself, on the hit show 30 Rock.
It was created by his Saturday Night Live co-star Tina Fey.
7 June 2014 | 1:27 pm – Source: orange.co.uk