Israeli Tourist Injured after Minivan Overturns in Thalang, Minivan Driver Blames Wet Road

Thalang –

An Israeli tourist has sustained injuries after a minivan overturned near an underpass in the Thep Krasattri sub-district.

The Thalang Police were notified of the accident at noon on Thursday (June 20th) on the Thep Krasattri Road northbound near the entrance of the Underpass at the Phuket Airport Intersection.

Emergency responders and The Phuket Express arrived at the scene to find the minivan that had overturned onto its side.

MISS ROWAN, 28, an Israeli national, had sustained minor injuries in the accident. The driver, Mr. Ongart Thongjam, blamed the slippery road for the mishap before losing control of his vehicle and crashing into a pole and overturning.

The accident was still review by Kathu police 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.