Driver dies after motorbike crashes into truck in Thalang

Thalang –

  A driver has been pronounced dead at the scene after his motorbike crashed into a truck in the Thalang district.

The Thalang Police was notified of the accident this morning (September 12th) on the Thep Kasattri Road in Sri Soonthorn sub-district.

Emergency responders and the Phuket Express arrived at the scene to find the damaged motorbike on the road. Nearby, rescue staff found the body of an unidentified male driver with severe head injuries bleeding heavily near a broken helmet.

A red truck was found on the roadside. The driver, Mr. Nantaworasak Damda, 37, told local media, “The motorbike was avoiding another vehicle before losing control and crashing into my truck. He was then, unfortunately, run over.”

Police are continuing their investigation for further possible legal action.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.