British Motorbike Rider Dead After Fatal Motorbike Collision in Patong


On Wednesday morning, June 5th, a tragic accident occurred on Phang Mueang Sai Kor Road in front of the Patong Police Station. A British motorcyclist lost his life after colliding with another motorbike and a pickup truck.

Emergency responders swiftly arrived at the scene to find two damaged motorbikes strewn across the road. Nearby, they discovered the pickup truck involved in the collision.

One Thai motorbike rider sustained moderate injuries, while the Myanmar national driving the pickup truck remained unharmed. Tragically, the foreign motorcyclist, later identified as a British national, was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to eyewitness accounts from the Thai rider and the Myanmar driver, both vehicles were traveling in the same direction. The British rider allegedly attempted to overtake another vehicle but tragically lost control, veering into the opposite lane before the collision occurred.

The names of the deceased and the other individuals involved in the accident were not released immediately by Patong Police.

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.