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CSX sues producers of 'Midnight Rider'
CSX sues producers of 'Midnight Rider'

Legal troubles mounted for the producers of "Midnight Rider" this week as railroad company CSX Transportation sued the filmmakers, claiming that they illegally filmed on its tracks where a train collided with the crew earlier this year. CSX said in a countersuit that the producers trespassed on its property before a freight train crashed into the crew as they were filming a scene for the Gregg Allman biopic on a historic train trestle near Jesup, Ga. The accident killed 27-year-old camera assistant Sarah Jones and injured several other crew members, touching off a national debate about safety on film sets. In May, Jones' parents filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the...

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