Motorbike Rider Seriously Injured after Crashing into Trailer Truck in Rassada

Rassada –

A motorbike rider has sustained severe injuries after he slammed his motorbike into the rear-end of a parked trailer truck in Rassada, Mueang Phuket.

The Phuket City Police was notified of the accident on Thursday morning (October 12th) on the Thep Krasattri Road opposite the entrance of Soi Bang She Lao.

Emergency responders and the Phuket Express arrived at the scene to find a damaged motorbike stuck at the back of a trailer truck. Nearby, the response teams found the rider, Mr. Sutthi Korpaiboon, 36. He had sustained severe injuries and was rushed to a nearby hospital.

The trailer truck driver, Mr. Prasert Thongluan, 40, told police that he stopped his trailer truck on the roadside for about one hour to deliver iron rods to a shop before the motorbike crashed into his vehicle.

The Phuket City Police are continuing their investigation for further possible legal action.

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.