Car Accidents

Justin Bieber Unharmed Following Car Crash

June 25th, 2014 1:00pm EDT
Justin Bieber Unharmed Following Car Crash
Justin Bieber was involved in a minor car crash in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Monday. The singer was a passenger in an Escalade that collided with a BMW.

According to TMZ.com, the BMW was reversing when the Escalade hit it on Canon Drive. The Escalade driver was trying to lose a paparazzo when the incident occurred.

Bieber was unharmed. While his driver exchanged insurance details, the pop star left the scene by jumping into another vehicle.

The singer recently moved back to California after spending a few months in Atlanta, Ga. He has been making headlines for the past week for his rekin...
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Tracy Morgan Released From Hospital, Transferred To Rehab

June 20th, 2014 2:05pm EDT
Tracy Morgan
Tracy Morgan continues to improve after a fatal car accident and has been released from the hospital to begin a lengthy rehabilitation.

Tracy's spokesman Lewis Kay said in a statement, "Tracy has been transferred to an undisclosed rehab center, where he is expected to remain for the next few weeks. While he is continuing to show signs of improvement, he still has a long way to go.

"He and [fiancee] Megan Wallover wanted to publicly express their deepest gratitude to everyone at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital for the unbelievable care and attention they provided him."

Tracy suffe...
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Investigation Claims Truck Driver In Tracy Morgan Crash Was Speeding

June 19th, 2014 3:58pm EDT
Tracy Morgan
An investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board says the man driving the Wal-Mart tractor trailer that smashed into Tracy Morgan's van was driving 20 miles per hour over the speed limit at the time of the crash.

The engine in Kevin Roper's truck has an engine control module that records data such as vehicle speed and engine RPM. In a preliminary report, the NTSB says that according to the device, the truck was driving 65 miles per hour in the minute leading up to the accident. Two lanes were closed for construction on a highway sign and the speed limit was lowered from 55 to 4...
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Tracy Morgan Upgraded To Fair Condition

June 17th, 2014 12:04pm EDT
Tracy Morgan
Tracy Morgan fans hoping for some good news have received it: the comedian has been upgraded to fair condition.

Morgan's publicist Lewis Kay said in a statement, via E! News, "Happy to pass along that Tracy has been upgraded to fair condition, which is a great improvement. His personality is certainly starting to come back as well."

Kay added that Morgan's assistant Jeffrey Millea has also been upgraded to fair condition. The Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, N.J. Revealed that fellow comedian Ardie Fuqua is still in critical condition.

The American Hospital Assoc...
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Tracy Morgan's Estranged Mother Turned Away From Visiting Him In The Hospital

June 12th, 2014 12:11am EDT
Tracy Morgan
Tracy Morgan's mother hasn't been allowed to see her son as he recovers in a New Jersey hospital following a fatal car crash in the wee hours of Sunday morning.

The comedian and two friends were hospitalized and in critical condition following the crash, which left one man, Morgan's comedy writer James McNair, dead.

Morgan hasn't seen his mother, Alicia Warden, in over a decade, and she learned of the accident on television.

Warden went to see her son at the hospital on Sunday but Morgan's fiancee Megan Wollover turned her away and wouldn't allow the visit, but when his mother returned l...
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Tracy Morgan's Leg Not Amputated, Rep Calls Rumors 'Fabricated'

June 10th, 2014 12:00pm EDT
Tracy Morgan
Tracy Morgan's representative has denied rumors the comedian has had his leg amputated following a deadly car accident over the weekend.

Morgan was in a limo bus Saturday morning on the New Jersey Turnpike when it was struck by a tractor-trailer and flipped. James Mcnair, a fellow comedian who writes material for Morgan, died in the crash.

Tracy's representative felt the need to deny rumors the comedian was having his leg removed due to the amount of damage it suffered. The statement reads, "Tracy remains in critical but stable condition. His fiancée Megan is by his side. The concern for ...
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Truck Driver Charged In Tracy Morgan Crash Hadn't Slept In Over 24 Hours

June 9th, 2014 11:06pm EDT
Tracy Morgan
The driver of the tractor-trailer truck that hit the SUV limousine that comic Tracy Morgan was riding in on Saturday night has been charged with death by auto and assault by auto for causing the crash.

Kevin Roper, who drove a truck for Walmart, fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into Morgan's limo and four other vehicles, including another tractor-trailer. He had reportedly been on the road for more than 24 hours without sleeping at the time of the accident early Sunday morning in Cranbury, New Jersey.

Morgan and one other passenger riding in the limo were airlifted to a nearby hospita...
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Tracy Morgan Remains In Critical Condition, Driver Of Truck That Caused Accident Charged

June 8th, 2014 1:01pm EDT
Tracy Morgan Remains In Critical Condition, Driver Of Truck That
Tracy Morgan remains in critical condition following a fatal car accident in New Jersey early Saturday morning, but the star's rep says he's in good hands.

Morgan was airlifted to a nearby hospital after the wreck, during which the SUV limousine he was riding in was struck by a Walmart tractor-trailer truck after the driver fell asleep at the wheel.

The "30 Rock" star's limo was one of six vehicles involved in the crash, which killed one of the passengers in the limo while critically injuring three others.

Authorities confirmed that James McNair, Morgan's comedy writer, was the passenger...
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Brooke Burke Crashes Her Maserati: 'I Was Sober!'

April 2nd, 2014 4:37pm EDT
Brooke Burke
Brooke Burke had a rough commute this morning, crashing her Maserati into a chain link fence after the car's steering malfunctioned.

Burke wrote on Twitter, "Rough morning. Accident on my way 2 work. Tons of cops & of course photogs, TMZ will have fun with this one. Poor Mazeratti…yes I was sober."

Rough morning. Accident on my wAy 2 work. Tons of cops & of course photogs, TMZ will have fun with this one. Poor Mazeratti..yes I was sober

— Brooke Burke-Charvet (@brookeburke) April 2, 2014

E! News reports Burke drove her car through a chain link fence. A source said, "something happen...
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Arsenio Hall Crashes Brand New Porsche, Substances Not To Blame

December 24th, 2013 4:02pm EST
Arsenio Hall
Arsenio Hall smashed up his brand new Porsche Cayenne S last night after crashing it into a dirt shoulder, but TMZ says drugs and alcohol aren’t to blame.

Last night around 7 PM, cops responded to the crash scene to make sure Arsenio was all right – and to determine the cause of the crash. The talk show host was alright and passed field sobriety tests to prove substance wasn’t the cause.

It’s currently unknown why Arsenio crashed his car, but police have ended their investigation after determining no laws were broken
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