British National Detained at Phuket Airport for Alleged Reckless Driving in Phang Nga


A British man, who was wanted by authorities, has been apprehended at the Phuket International Airport. He is suspected of being involved in a reckless driving accident that resulted in severe injuries in Phang Nga.

Phuket Immigration confirmed the arrest. On Monday (March 4th), the 31-year-old British suspect was taken into custody at the international departure terminal of the Phuket International Airport.

The suspect is the subject of an arrest warrant related to reckless driving causing significant harm. He has been transported to the Thap Put Police Station in Phang Nga.

Despite the arrest, Phuket Immigration has not disclosed the suspect’s name or provided any details about the specific road incident. Additionally, the British man has not issued a statement regarding the allegations.

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.