A train’s wheel came off the track in Kampung Kawang in Sabah yesterday due to a technical glitch.

The incident was said to have occurred because of a technical problem associated with the track, which was known to have some slight problems.

About 80 passengers of the train escaped unhurt, and walked to a nearby road after the incident to catch a bus to continue their journey.

The train originated from the Tanjung Aru train station.