57-Year-Old Thai Man Dies After Motorbike Crash in Chalong

Chalong –

A 57-year-old Thai motorbike rider has been pronounced dead at the scene after a motorbike crash in Chalong.

The Chalong Police were notified of the accident on Sunday (April 21st) on the Chao Fa West Road near the Wat Chalong School. Emergency responders arrived at the scene to find the rider, identified as Mr. Uthai Yadee, 57. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Nearby, rescue teams found his damaged motorbike and a helmet lying in front of the power pole.

Local residents nearby told Chalong police that they heard a loud crashing noise which caused them to call law enforcement. At this stage, the Chalong Police believe that Uthai lost control of his motorbike at the curve before crashing into the power pole.

There was no CCTV camera at the scene, notes The Phuket Express.

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.