An alleged homeless foreigner in Sattahip reportedly ran in front of a motorbike, got crashed into, and then was run over by a passing car.
The accident took place on Sukhumvit Road inbound to the Sattahip district within the Na Jomtien district at 11:30 PM today, July 11th. After being notified, the authorities went to inspect the site.
At the scene of the accident, one injured person was found on the road, with abrasions to the body and face. He was later identified as Mr. Wichit Raksakhoi, 38. His Honda Forza 350 cc motorbike was discovered nearby. Mr. Wichit was transferred to a local hospital.
Additionally, the rescuers discovered the deceased body of an unidentified foreign man lying on the road. His arms and legs were deformed due to the impact of the collision with a motorbike.
According to nearby residents, the foreign man ran in front of Mr. Wichit’s motorbike and was hit. He then was run over by another passing car, which instantly killed him. The car, however, did not stop and fled from the scene. The police are searching for the car via CCTV recordings.
The residents also noted that the deceased was homeless. He made a living by selling grilled chicken and papaya salad near the accident location. Inside his travel bag, there were only clothes and some food and drink supplies. The police are trying to identify him as of press time.