Concrete Truck Overturned on Kamala Hill – VIDEO

Kamala –

Two people have escaped serious injuries after a cement truck overturned on Kamala Hill on Wednesday (July 10th).

The Kamala Police were notified of the accident at 3:20 P.M.. They and the Phuket Express arrived at the scene to find the overturned cement truck on the road. Liquid cement was found spread across the road as well.

The male driver and his girlfriend sustained only minor injuries. The unidentified driver told police that the cement truck had a brake failure when the truck was going down the hill at a curve. He decided to crash into the roadside barriers to avoid crashing with other vehicles.

Both the driver and his girlfriend were taken to a nearby hospital. A firetruck was called to the scene to clean up the road.

The Kamala Police told the Phuket Express that the driver is facing charges of reckless driving and damaging property. His name was not released to the media.

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.