Seven Myanmar migrant workers killed in train crash

Seven Myanmar migrant workers were killed and another critically injured when  a pickup truck they were traveling  in was rammed in the middle by a speedy passenger train at a railway crossing in Sarapee district of Chiang Mai today.

The accident happened late this afternoon  while  rain was falling heavily and there was no barricade at the railway crossing.

The passenger train was on the way from Chiang Mai to Bangkok.