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Ian Somerhalder is remembering Sarah Jones

Ian Somerhalder posted on his Twitter account “The TVD family remembering Sarah Jones’. Who is Sarah Jones and why are they remembering her.

Ian Somerhalder poses at Paleyfest 3/10/12
Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images
Ian Somerhalder and the cast of the Vampire Diaries at Paleyfest 3/10/12
Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images

According to Alloy Entertainment, she was a beloved behind the scenes part of the ‘Vampire Diaries’ family. At the time she was supporting second camera, setting up for a shoot in Greg Allman’s Midnight Ride’ on railroad tracks. Rolling Stone explained that it was a dream sequence when a bed was placed between two trains and a third train appeared unexpectedly injuring the camera people involved and Sarah was the unlucky one.

Ian tweeted today that ‘Tonight’s episode of the’ Vampire Diaries’ is dedicated in loving memory of our Cosmic Sister Sarah Jones who we lost last week-plz watch2nite.’

A very moving Facebook page has been set up in her honor in which movie (tv etc.)slates have been dedicated to her. ‘The Vampire Diaries’,’ Supernatural’,’ Downton Abbe’y, ‘Scandal’ and many others have sent in pictures.

Hollywood is signing an online petition for safer conditions and for herto be remembered in the ‘In Memoriam’ part of Sunday nights Oscars.

As Ian said when he first heard the news z”My heart is heavy that TVD fam & I lost a very dear sister of ours. An amazing woman, leaving us too soon. Hug your loved ones, Hug them so tightly.’

Thanks to http://vampire diaries.alloyentertainment.com/slates for sarah jones and http://twitter.com/iansomerhalder, andhttp://rollingstone.com/movies/news/midnight rider for the information.