No one was injured in the incident Monday.READ MORE: Oakland Church Group Hosts Party to Preach Anti-Violence by Practicing Community
The train’s operator, JR Tokai, said the passenger sitting in the reserved seat was unaware that the python was wrapped around the armrest for about 50 minutes until the person behind him saw it and notified a conductor.
The super-express train made an unscheduled stop at Hamamatsu station and railway police removed the snake in about a minute.READ MORE: 18-Year-Old Man Shot Dead, Another Wounded Saturday in Bay Point
It said the train left the station and arrived in Hiroshima, its destination, on time.
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