All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘sarah jones’

Midnight Rider Director Randall Miller Sentenced to 10 Years. Will Do Two.

Midnight Rider — the biopic film about legendary Allman Brothers singer Gregg Allman — has become a nightmare of a story. When Midnight Rider was shooting in Wayne County, Georgia, second camera assistant Sarah Jones was struck and killed by a passing freight train. The story came out that the film crew had not obtained permission to shoot on the …

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Gregg Allman Biopic: Worker Death Lawsuit Settled

The Gregg Allman biopic, Midnight Rider, was filming along a bridge in February when a train plowed through the film crew, killing Sarah Jones. Jones was a 27-year-old camera assistant. Her parents, Richard and Elizabeth Jones of Columbia, South Carolina, sued Unclaimed Freight Productions, Inc., Rayonier Fibers, LLC, CSX railroad, and several others. That lawsuit was settled Wednesday, however the …

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Gregg Allman Named A Defendent In Death Lawsuit

Gregg Allman is one of 10 defendents in a lawsuit brought by the parents of a camera assistant that was killed during filming of the biopic Midnight Rider, which is about the Allman Brothers Band founder himself. 27-year-old Sarah Jones was killed and 6 others were injured when a freight train unexpectedly crossed a bridge that they were filming on …

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Sarah Jones Pleads Guilty To Sexual Misconduct

Sarah Jones, former cheerleader for the Cincinnati Bengals and one-time high school teacher in Kentucky, has plead guilty to sexual misconduct after charges were brought against her for having a relationship with a 17-year old student. Jones said at one time that she was innocent of any wrongdoing, and that although the boy was indeed a student, he was not …

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