Sattahip pickup truck driver crashes into wall, bringing down power pole and various cables

Sattahip –

A pickup driver has sustained injuries after he drove his pickup truck into a wall and a power pole in Sattahip last night causing numerous property damages (May 31st).

Emergency responders were notified of the accident at 11:00 P.M. in Soi Bussaba Resort, Na Jomtien.

They and The Pattaya News arrived at the scene to find the damaged pickup truck, a damaged house wall and a broken power pole which blocked the road from traffic.

The driver, Mr. Somchai Boonjit, 44, had sustained various injuries. He was taken to a local hospital for medical assistance.

Local residents who witnessed the aftermath of the incident but declined to give their names told The Pattaya News they didn’t see the pickup truck crash but they heard the collision before finding the damaged pickup. They were the people who called for medical assistance for Somchai.

Sattahip Police are reviewing the incident.

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Goongnang Suksawat
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.