9/27/1987 - 6/24/2014
Remembering the life, death and Reality TV legacy of Caleb Bankston
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Caleb Bankston, a former contestant on the "Survivor" reality show, has died in a railway accident in Alabama. He was 26.
Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Bill Yates says Bankston, who was working at the Alabama Warrior Railway in Birmingham, was thrown from a train in a partial derailment on Tuesday.
The Alabama Warrior Railway, only a few miles long, is used by industries in Birmingham to haul coal and other materials.
Bankston, of Collinsville, Alabama,...