Speeding Driver kills 1 Injuring AnotherA speeding driver collided with a motorbike after they did a u-turn in front of him. One was killed and the other was severely injured.
PATTAYA – May 21,2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; at 5.30 a.m., Pol.Lt. Yutthaphon Boonkerd (Inquiry official of Banglamung police station, Chon Buri province) was notified that there was an accident involving a car which had collided with a motorbike at Rong Mai Kheed T-junction, entrance side to Chon Buri province, Moo 1 Tambon Banglamung, Amphur Banglamung, Chon Buri province, so he rushed to the scene together with a rescue team from Sawang Boriboon Tharmma Satharn Foundation, Pattaya city.
At the scene the officers found a severely injured tomboy who was identified as Miss Praphasri Phoomphuang, aged 23. Also there was a deceased Thai woman aged approximately 20-25 years who was an employee of Phra Nakhorn Fin restaurant North Pattaya, she had sustained broken arms and legs. Approximately 100 meters away there was a bronze – gray Honda City car and its left front tire was flat, also the bumper and the left hand side of the car was severely damaged. Next to it was a navy – blue Honda Wave motorbike which belonged to the victims.
Mr Anucha Kaewthapthim aged 27 the driver of the car told police that before the incident occurred he was driving towards Bangkok in the middle lane at high speed when the two victims did a u-turn in front of him and he couldn’t stop in time and collided with them.
However, the police made a record for evidence before detaining Mr. Anucha to be prosecuted further according to the Thai law. They will inspect the CCTVs at the scene in order to find the truth.