Rider Dies After Motorbike Collision in Rassada

Rassada –

A rider has been pronounced dead at the scene after two motorbikes collided in Rassada.

Emergency responders told the Phuket Express that they were notified of the accident before noon on Thursday (January 19th) on Sam Kong Road, the on-way road next to Phuket Rajabhat University in Rassada, Mueang Phuket district.

They arrived at the scene to find two damaged motorbikes. One of the motorbike riders had sustained severe head and eye injuries. He was later pronounced dead at the scene. Two other injured people were taken to a nearby hospital for urgent medical assistance.

No names of the riders involved were released by police.

Witnesses told the Phuket Express that the motorbike rider who was pronounced deceased was coming from the right way while the other motorbike was coming from the wrong way as it is a one-way road.

However, the Phuket City Police are continuing their investigation for further 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.