19 Jul '11, 1pm

@AsiaTodayNews Dozens hurt in Thai train crash: BANGKOK - DOZENS of passengers, including 19 forei... - #Asia #News

BANGKOK - DOZENS of passengers, including 19 foreigners, suffered minor injuries when a diesel train from the Thai capital crashed into a truck on Tuesday, police said. The train was bound for Surat Thani province, a popular tourist destination in southern Thailand, when it hit the vehicle. 'The truck was crossing the train track when the train arrived and hit it. It was at a spot where there is no barricade,'a police spokesman said. Among the injured foreigners were nationals from New Zealand, Denmark, the United States, Germany and Switzerland. -- AFP

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