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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The 2004 Sri Lanka tsunami-rail disaster is the largest single rail disaster in world history by death toll, with at least 1,700 fatalities. It occurred when an overcrowded passenger train was destroyed on a coastal railway in Sri Lanka by a tsunami which followed the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake.


2004 Sri Lanka tsunami-rail disaster sections
Intro  Train  Tsunami waves strike the crowded train  Casualties  Aftermath  See also  Notes  External links  

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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The 2004 Sri Lanka tsunami-rail disaster is the largest single rail disaster in world history by death toll, with at least 1,700 fatalities. It occurred when an overcrowded passenger train was destroyed on a coastal railway in Sri Lanka by a tsunami which followed the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake.


2004 Sri Lanka tsunami-rail disaster sections
Intro  Train  Tsunami waves strike the crowded train  Casualties  Aftermath  See also  Notes  External links  

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