Dozens injured in Surat Thani train smash
At least 40 people were injured, including three seriously, when a train ploughed into a truck in Surat Thani on Sunday, local police said.
Monday 12 March 2012, 09:26AM
The six-wheeled vehicle carrying road surfacing material was hit as it crossed train tracks at a road intersection in Surat Thani province, police at the scene told AFP.
Two drivers in the train and the truck driver were left seriously injured, while around 40 passengers were lightly hurt.
Police said there was no barrier at the crossing, adding the cause of the accident was not yet known.