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  1. A Train, a Narrow Trestle and 60 Seconds to Escape: How 'Midnight Rider' Victim Sarah Jones Lost Her Life

    12:10 pm 3/4/2014

    The parents of the young camera assistant killed in the train accident on the Georgia set of "Midnight Rider," as well as an injured hairstylist who survived it, reveal harrowing and graphic new details. "I saw my life, my kids, my family, all of it before me," says the hairstylist. "I was sure I was going to die."Read more

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  2. Exclusive Interview With Parents of 'Midnight Rider' Victim Sarah Jones

    9:12 am 3/4/2014

    Jones' mother, Elizabeth, tells THR, "A dollar mark cannot be put on stealing a shot at the risk of someone's life."Read more

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  3. Oscar Show Producers Reveal Secrets Behind Meryl's Selfie and That Pizza Order

    3:18 pm 3/3/2014

    Producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan also found a way to help the Academy acknowledge Sarah Jones, the camera operator whose death has raised the issue of set safety, in the broadcast, which was greeted with an uptick in ratings. Read more

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  4. Oscars: 7 Burning Questions Answered

    9:53 pm 3/2/2014

    UPDATED: With the 86th Academy Awards now over, The Hollywood Reporter explains some moments that might have left viewers scratching their heads. Read more

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  5. Oscars: ‘Midnight Rider’ Victim Sarah Jones Remembered on Broadcast

    3:34 pm 3/2/2014

    The camera assistant, who was killed by a train while filming the Gregg Allman biopic, was remembered following a successful online campaign.Read more

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  6. 'Midnight Rider': Hundreds Mourn Sarah Jones at Emotional Memorial

    1:12 pm 3/2/2014

    Union leader Bruce Doering told the crowd, "We're committed to taking the issue of unsafe conditions as far as we can take it — and like Sarah — full-on."Read more

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  7. 'Midnight Rider' Accident Investigation Transferred to State Agency

    3:53 pm 2/28/2014

    UPDATED: While the autopsy on camera assistant Sarah Jones was handled by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, the Wayne County Sheriff's Office is still handling the criminal investigation.Read more

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  8. Oscars: Campaign Urges Nominees, Presenters to Wear Black Pin for 'Midnight Rider' Crewmember

    4:36 am 2/28/2014

    Supporters are encouraging everyone attending the Academy Awards to don a tribute ribbon for Sarah Jones, who was killed by a freight train during preproduction on the Gregg Allman biopic.Read more

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  9. 'Vampire Diaries' Pays Tribute to 'Midnight Rider' Camera Assistant Sarah Jones

    11:42 pm 2/27/2014

    UPDATED: The CW series began Thursday's episode by remembering the 27-year-old who was a crewmember on the show. Read more

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  10. 'Midnight Rider' Death: DGA Says Employers 'Ultimately Responsible for Ensuring a Safe Set'

    11:30 am 2/27/2014

    The guild released a statement about last week's tragic accident, which has since prompted concerns about safety on film shoots.Read more

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