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Freight derailment blocks NE rail track

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Freight train No535 carrying bulk fuel derailed on Monday morning between Lat Bua Khao and Ban Mai Samrong stations in Sikhiu district of Nakhon Ratchasima province. There were no casualties. 

State Railway of Thailand (SRT) governor Prapat Chongsanguan said the accident occurred about 8am.

He said a   piece of metal dropped from the brake system of one of the freight cars the rail, sending one tanker car off the track and blocking all trains  on the northeastern route.

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