Tracy Morgan, Walmart Settle Lawsuit After Accident

The comedian was seriously injured in an accident with a Walmart truck that killed comedian James McNair.
2:08 | 05/28/15

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on Saturday. The latest on Tracy Morgan, who was seriously injured last year, and a friend killed, when a Walmart truck driver fell asleep at the wheel and ran into his limo. He's reached a financial settlement with Walmart. Reena ninan is here with more. Reporter: Good morning, robin the. The night of the crash, it's estimated that the Walmart truck driver was driving over 20 miles over the speed limit and not sleeping for 24 hours. It is likely this was a sizable payout. This morning, Tracy Morgan has reached a settle nmt a lawsuit against Walmart stemming from the fatal crash that left him seriously injured and killed a fellow comedian in June 2014. The terms of the deal have not been released. In a statement, the 46-year-old Morgan said Walmart did right by me and my family. I'm grateful the case was resolved am kably. The car is flipped on its side. Reporter: Officials say Kevin roper fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into the van Morgan and others were riding in. The driver had been awake for more than 24 hours when the scent occurred. Roerp has pleaded not guilty to charges of vehicular homicide and assault by auto. They settled another soout brought by the family of James McNair, killed in the accident. The star of "Saturday night live" and "30 rock" suffered a brain injury, a broken leg and nose and several broken ribs. He's rarely stepped out in public suns the accident almost a year ago. The father of four seen struggling to walk last December. How is your recovery coming? And -- Fighting ef day. Fighting every day? Reporter: And now with this lawsuit behind him, Morgan able to focus on his continuing recory. He suffered a traumatic brain injury. His attorney says he continues to fight to get back to where he was. But we really haven't seen him much out in public, robin and

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