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Wednesday, June 27, 2007 5:41 pm

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Turtle delays trains on Tanimachi line, Osaka

A turtle which got stuck in the railroad switch at Yao Minami Station in Yao, Osaka Prefecture caused delays Tuesday night on the Tanimachi line, Asahi reports.

The unfortunate turtle caused a complete stop for all trains on the Tanimachi line for 10 minutes, and caused up to 9 minute long delays on 20 later trains. Asahi made no mention of the turtle’s ultimate destiny.

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