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OSAKA (Kyodo) A Kintetsu train driver overslept at Kintetsu Ikoma Station in Nara Prefecture on Wednesday, forcing the suspension of five runs, the railway said.

The 33-year-old motorman, whose name is being withheld, was supposed to drive a train scheduled to depart at 6:03 a.m. He decided to sleep at the station after working until midnight the previous night but forgot to set an alarm clock, the railway said.

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