Young driver seriously injured in speed-related Banglamung motorbike accident

Banglamung, Chonburi-

A young male driver has sustained serious injuries after losing control of his motorbike at a curve in Banglamung last night (January 17th).

The Huayyai Police were notified of the accident at 11:00 P.M. on Ror Yor 2015 Road (Pad Plang curve) in Khao Maikaew.

Emergency responders and The Pattaya News arrived at the scene to find a damaged Honda CB 150 cc on the road.

The driver, Mr. Somphon Duangkam, 21, had sustained serious injuries and was not wearing a protective motorbike helmet. He was rushed to a local hospital for medical assistance.

Local residents nearby told The Pattaya News that they saw Somphon had lost control at a fairly tight curve which he approached at high speed. This particular curve has had multiple accidents according to residents in the area, nearly all speed-related. Somphon remains in a local hospital as of press time.


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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 more than four 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.