Foreign Driver Fined after Viral Video Shows Passengers Sitting on Car Windows in Karon

Karon –

A foreign driver faced legal action after he allowed his foreign passengers to sit on a car’s windows in Karon.

The Karon Police told the Phuket Express that a video clip had gone viral on social media earlier this week. The Karon Traffic Police were notified from a good Samaritan that foreigners were found sitting on a car’s windows while the car was moving on Tuesday (January 30th).

They finally found the car and the unidentified male foreign driver. The driver was fined, however, police did not specifically identify the charge or the amount of the fine.

The foreign driver said sorry to police and other road users who were concerned about road safety. He has promised not to let passengers sit on windows like that again.

Video: Donvan Patong

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.