The truck driver charged in the
Kevin Roper, 35, surrendered Saturday night and was released on $50,000 bail, Trooper Greg Williams of the New Jersey State Police confirmed to the Los Angeles Times.
Williams said there was no indication that alcohol or any other substance played a factor, but he said the crash remained under investigation.
Roper is charged with one count of death by auto and four counts of assault by auto after the tractor-trailer he was driving, which was owned by
Morgan and two others remained in critical condition Sunday at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, N.J. The accident killed comedian James "Jimmy Mack" McNair, who often performed with Morgan.