Pickup truck crashes into air conditioning shop in Ban Bueng, mechanic narrowly escapes injury

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Ban Bueng –

An air conditioning mechanic has narrowly escaped injuries after a pickup truck crashed into an air conditioning shop in Ban Bueng while he was working.

The Ban Bueng Police was notified of the accident yesterday (February 21st) on the Nong Chark – Panat Nikhom Road in Nong Chark sub-district.

They arrived at the scene to find an overturned pickup truck on the road in front of an air conditioning shop.

Mr. Tossapon Manoo, 27, an air conditioning mechanic, told TPN media, “I was sitting in front of the shop. The pickup truck driver lost control before plunging into my shop. Luckily, I was not injured as I dived out of the way just in time to avoid the vehicle.”

The driver of the vehicle was not identified by law enforcement and declined to speak with the press.

Ban Bueng police are continuing their investigation for further legal action.


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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.