Railroad says it denied OK to film on its tracks

Posted: September 4, 2014 at 4:43 a.m.

CSX Transportation twice denied producers of a biographical movie about singer Gregg Allman permission to shoot on its railroad tracks before a freight train slammed into the film’s crew in south Georgia, killing one worker and injuring six, the company said in court documents.

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