Five Foreign Tourists Injured after Truck Crashes into a Minivan in Krabi

PHOTO: Nuea Klong Rescue Team

Krabi –

Five foreign tourists and a driver have sustained injuries after a truck collided with a minivan in the Koh Lanta district.

Emergency responders were notified of the accident at 9:11 A.M. on Friday (June 14th) in the Klong Yang sub-district. They arrived at the scene to find that an ice truck had collided into a passenger minivan.

Five foreign tourists in the minivan, although they were not identified by their name or nationality by relevant first responders, were injured in the accident and taken to a nearby hospital The minivan driver was also reportedly injured.

Statements from those involved in the accident were not immediately available but Koh Lanta police were investigating the accident and determining possible fault as of press time.

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 five 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.