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(20th July 1998, Tokyo)

Electrocuted Snake Halts Trains...

An electrocuted snake has been tying up traffic on Japan's railways. A newspaper reports about 12-thousand passengers were affected when a snake crawled up a utility pole and touched a high-voltage wire. Officials canceled 34 train runs. Others were delayed because of the short-circuit. 

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