Unidentified Foreign Motorbike Rider Dies After Colliding with a Garbage Truck in Karon, Phuket

PHOTO: Bank Pongpan Nakwanit

Karon –

A foreign rider died after their motorbike crashed into a garbage truck in Karon.

Emergency responders reported that they were notified of the accident today at 2:28 A.M. on Friday morning (March 31st) on Karon Beach Road, Mueang Phuket.

The first responders arrived at the scene of the accident to find a damaged motorbike near a garbage truck on the road. Nearby, they found the body of an unidentified foreign motorbike rider. The body was taken to a local hospital.

The Karon Police are continuing their investigation to identify the cause of the accident for further legal action.

If further details about the victim are released, The Phuket Express will provide an update.


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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.