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Thailand – Train Derails for the ELEVENTH time this YEAR! (see gif)


City News – Chiang Mai

At 9 p.m. on 1st September 2013, the second carriage of the train leaving Chiang Mai and heading to Bangkok derailed in Mae Moh District, Lampang. From initial reports, there were no injuries and it was found that the two front wheels had derailed from the track. Most of the passengers were foreigners (morons!). The repairs were made by 2.30 a.m. on 2nd September and is now running as normal.

– Between April and May this year the train derailed 4 times.

– Between June and July it derailed 3 times.

– In August it derailed 3 times.

– In September it has derailed only once, but it’s still fairly early.

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September 3, 2013 Posted by | transportation | , , , , , , | Leave a comment