Pattaya Area Motorcyclist Dies After Crashing Motorbike into Sign Post

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Chonburi —

A 34-year-old Thai motorcyclist fatally crashed his motorbike into a sign post today, May 16th.

The victim, Mr. Eknakakorn Krasaechan, 34, from Sisaket province, was found dead near the 132+800 kilometer marker in the Thung Krat sub-district of Banglamung district, Chonburi. He suffered large lacerations on his forehead and head and was pronounced dead at the scene by Sawang Boriboon rescuers.

The discovery of his body was reported around 8 AM today by an eyewitness only identified as Mr. Saharat. The man told the local media that he noticed Mr. Eknakakorn travelling at high speed on a motorbike toward a U-turn. He then lost control and crashed into a traffic island, which flung his body off a motorbike into a sign post.

May be a black-and-white image of 1 person, parking meter, street and text
PHOTO: รักสยาม นิวส์

Mr. Saharat told Thai media he rushed to help the victim and called the rescuers. Unfortunately, Mr. Eknakakorn succumbed to his grievous injuries before rescuers arrived.

The victim’s red Honda Wave 125 i motorbike was found on the road nearby. Sawang Boriboon rescuers transported his body to Banglamung Hospital for funeral arrangements.


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Aim Tanakorn
The local news translator at The Pattaya News. Aim is a twenty-four year old who currently lives in Bangkok. Interested in English translation, story-telling, and entrepreneurship, he believes that hard-working is an indispensable component of every success in this world.