Motorbike driver dies after crashing into parked truck in Pattaya

Pattaya –
A young motorbike driver died at the scene after crashing into a parked ten wheel truck in Pattaya last evening, January 24, 2020.

Captain Nakarat Nonsrilart of the Pattaya City Police was notified of the accident at 8:00PM on Thep Prasit Road.

Police, emergency responders and The Pattaya News arrived at the scene to find a heavily damaged motorbike crashed into the back of a large truck. The truck was parked and had large for sale signs in Thai posted on it.

The scene of the accident on January 25, 2020

Nearby, rescue workers found the motorbike driver, 25 year old Mr. Nontachai Pantawong who was unconscious.
He was later pronounced dead at the scene.

Rescue Workers at the scene of the accident on January 24, 2020

There were no immediate witnesses to the accident and police are reviewing CCTV in the area to determine the exact chain of events that led to the accident.

Pattaya police are continuing their investigation Captain Nakarat told the Pattaya News.

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