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Rail services delayed by Swedish forest fires

Firefighters at the Vrinneviskogen forest. Photo: Niklas Luks /TT

Published: 14.Jul.2018 14:00 hrs

Forest and grassland fires in Sweden have caused delays and diversions to rail services.

A fire in Finnerödja has resulted in a diversion to the service between Gothenburg and Stockholm. Passengers have therefore been told to expect delays.

The fire, which had raged since early Friday afternoon, has now been contained and is under control.

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