SRT: NE trains back running later today
- Published: 23 Jan 2013 at 12.40
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Train services on the northeastern rail route, which had been halted by a railway crossing accident in Nakhon Ratchasima, were expected to resume sometime this afternoon after repairs to the track are completed, a State Railway of Thailand (SRT) official said on Wednesday.
The accident occurred at 7.05pm on Tuesday when special express train No 22 (Ubon Ratchathani - Bangkok) hit a pick-up truck at a railway crossing behind Wat Lak Roi temple in Muang district of Nakhon Ratchasima province.
Boonsong Khianmai, 58, the pick-up truck driver, was killed. Ten train passengers were slightly injured.
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