A famous French motorbike racer has sustained injuries after he collided his motorbike with a Russian rider.
Emergency responders were notified of the accident on Wednesday (April 12th) on Kamala – Surin Beach Road. They arrived at the scene to find two damaged motorbikes. The two injured people were identified as MR. ERIC TEBOUL, French national, and MR. OLEG AFANASENKO, Russian national. MR. ERIC TEBOUL had broken his ankle.
Witnesses told The Phuket Express that the Russian motorbike rider had lost control at a curve, swerving into the other lane before the crash.
The Kamala Police has conducted alcohol breath tests on both riders and none of them was found with alcohol in their system.
ERIC TEBOUL is a famous French motorbike racer. He is a top motorbike racer who had broken many racing records, according to other Thai media.
He will seek medical treatment for his ankle injury and is expected to make a full recovery.