Flammable Truck Jack-knivesA truck carrying a flammable liquid lost control and jack-knifed causing a traffic accident, the driver and his passenger had to be cut free from the cab.
PATTAYA-6th October- [PattayaDailyNews] at 17.30 pm Pol.Lt.Col.Winai Horian- inspector of NongPrue police station- was notified that an articulated truck was involved in a traffic accident. After notification the police officers rushed to the scene.
At the scene the police officers found the 18 wheeled truck which was carrying a flammable liquid. Luckily, the liquid hadn’t leaked out from the tank. The driver of the truck was identified as a Mr.Komkrit Sukako aged 25 who had to be cut free along with his passenger who were then both sent to hospital.
Upon questioning the driver he said he was taking Hydrocarbon from MabTapud industrial park to LaemChabang port when he lost control of the truck causing in to jack-knife which led to the accident. Reporters also revealed that the road condition was in a very poor state which may have caused the accident.