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Trespassing by 'Midnight Rider' crew probably caused train death, NTSB finds
Trespassing by 'Midnight Rider' crew probably caused train death, NTSB finds

The fatal train accident on the set of “Midnight Rider” last year was probably caused by the film crew’s trespassing on a railroad bridge, federal safety officials announced Tuesday. Assistant camera operator Sarah Jones, 27, was killed in a freight train accident Feb. 20, 2014, during filming of the Gregg Allman biopic near Savannah, Ga. The film's director was sentenced this month to serve jail time. The train hit a prop that was on the tracks, and debris flew, hitting Jones and other crew members, the National Transportation Safety Board said in its preliminary report. Half a dozen crew members were taken to hospitals with injuries, it said. CSX...

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