Slovakian tourist seriously injured after crashing his motorbike into a tree in Kathu

Kathu –

A Slovakian tourist has sustained serious injuries after he crashed his motorbike into a tree in Kathu.

Emergency responders were notified of the accident yesterday (December 28th) on Kathu Waterfall Road.

Emergency responders and the Phuket Express arrived at the scene to find the injured man who was later identified as Mr. Jozef Sykora, 41, from Trnava, Slovakia. He had sustained severe injuries and was rushed to a hospital.

Nearby, rescue workers found the damaged motorbike near a tree. Police are continuing their investigation to find the exact cause of accident.


Don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter and get all our news delivered to you in one spam-free daily e-mail Click here! OR, enter your e-mail below!

Help support The Phuket Express in 2022!

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.