Foreign Driver Escapes Injuries After Pickup Truck Accident in Rawai


A foreign driver has escaped injuries after a pickup truck accident in Rawai, Mueang Phuket.

The Rawai Mayor Aroon Solos told the Phuket Express that the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) of the Rawai Municipality was notified of the accident on Saturday (August 20th) in Soi Na Tai.

Mayor Aroon and his staffers arrived at the scene to find the pickup truck in a roadside ditch. The foreign driver who was not identified was not injured and the pickup truck was successfully pulled up from the ditch.

The exact cause of the accident was still under investigation by relevant Rawai officials as of press time.

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.