Cowardly Driver Flees AccidentA navy officer who was driving a truck crashed into a motorbike injuring the woman rider and breaking the leg of the 4 year old passenger. He then drove for 2 km with the motorbike underneath.
SATTAHIP -10th July- [PattayaDailyNews] at 18.00 pm Pol.Capt.Saijai Khamchulla-inspector of Sattahip police station- was notified that a truck had collided with a motorcycle before fleeing the scene. After notification the police officers rushed to the scene with a rescue team.
At the scene the officers found Mrs Pranee Chitthaworn aged 46 who was unconscious and her daughter a Ms Pathita Chitthaworn aged 4 who had suffered a broken leg. Initially, the police officers performed first aid on them and sending them to Queen Sirikit hospital.
Later the officers were notified by villagers who had followed the truck that it was parked up 2 kilometres from the scene and the victim’s motorcycle was underneath it. The truck driver was identified as Mr Somkiet Amornmukdakul aged 29 who was a navy officer.
Pol.Capt.Saijai said that the man claimed that he was really afraid and frightened so he decided to fled away. However, the police officers prosecuted him according Thai law. Luckily nobody was killed.