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Passengers faint after power failure strands airport train

Bangkok Airport Rail Link train

Suvarnabhumi Airport Rail Link City line.

Several passengers fainted when the Airport Rail Link train service was disrupted on Monday morning by a power failure at Ramkhamhaeng station that brought a train to a halt between Ramkhamhaeng and Hua Mark stations, reports said.

The reports said the power dropped out about 8.15am, leaving the doors locked and stranding passengers on the train, which was inbound to Phayathai, without airconditioning on a hot morning for about an hour.

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