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Hua Lamphong in chaos as power failure disrupts trains

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A system control failure threw Hua Lamphong, the country's main railway station into chaos Wednesday morning, while two unrelated train accidents later followed in the provinces. 

A power failure disabled the track control system, blocking all arrivals and departures of trains from about 6am onwards.

Trains at Hua Lamphong station grind to a halt after the automatic track control system malfunctioned yesterday. THANARAK KHOONTON

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