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Train crashes into hotel at Helsinki Railway Station

An intercity train carriage has barged through the end of a railway platform crashing into the hallway of a hotel at Helsinki Railway station.

The train carriage, which had faulty brakes, travelled through a concrete barrier at the end of platform before crashing into the the Holiday Inn Hotel.


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