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Driver falls asleep at wheel and is seriously injured in Ban Bueng van accident

Ban Bueng, Chonburi- A market vendor has sustained serious injuries after he fell asleep at the wheel before his minivan crashed into a power pole in the Ban Bueng sub-district. The Ban Bueng Police was notified...

Pattaya Cricket Club (PCC) are runners-up in the Chiang Mai 6’s tournament. Part two

Pattaya Cricket Club (PCC) are runners-up in the Chiang Mai 6’s tournament. Part two   Each of the three Trophies was played for via two semi-finals and a final.  PCC’s semi-final was against an arch foe,...

Jealous ex-boyfriend drives his pickup truck into ex-girlfriends house in Chonburi

Chonburi- A jealous ex-boyfriend in a pickup truck is accused of deliberately driving into and damaging his ex-girlfriend’s house in Chonburi. Ms. Uraiwan Kotsombat, 42, has filed a report to the Pan Thong Police with video...

One injured, three vehicles damaged, after truck crashes into parked broken car in Chonburi

Chonburi- One person has sustained injuries while three vehicles were damaged after a truck crashed into a parked broken car on the Motorway in Mueang Chonburi. Emergency responders were notified of the accident at night earlier...

Motorbike driver blames ghost for causing accident near Chonburi graveyard

Chonburi- A motorbike driver has sustained injuries at a graveyard in Mueang Chonburi. The driver told emergency responders that he claimed something that was not a human led him there. Emergency responders were notified of the...

Truck Driver blames brake failure after crashing into eight other vehicles on Chonburi motorway

Chonburi- A truck driver has blamed brake failure for causing a road accident in which eight vehicles were involved on a motorway in Mueang Chonburi earlier this week. Emergency responders and The Pattaya News arrived at...

Five injured after sedan crashes into Chonburi power pole

Chonburi- Five people have sustained injuries after a sedan slammed into a power pole in Mueang Chonburi last night (December 1st). Dragon rescue reports that they were notified of the accident at 10:23PM on Phraya Sajja...

Feature: Top five local stories in Pattaya over the last week

  The following is our weekly feature in which we highlight and review the top five local stories over the past week in Pattaya, as chosen by our editorial team. This allows our residents and...

Covid-19 concerns, disinfection in Sattahip after illegal Burmese migrant found recently smuggled to Chonburi...

Sattahip, Chonburi- Disinfection has been conducted after a Burmese national was caught being recently illegally smuggled to Sattahip. Mrs. Soso Mea, 26, a Burmese national, had been smuggled into Thailand via a natural border recently. The...

Pattaya Cricket Club (PCC) are runners-up in the Chiang Mai 6’s tournament. Part one

Pattaya Cricket Club (PCC) are runners-up in the Chiang Mai 6’s tournament. Part one By Clive Rodgers PCC participated in the Chiang Mai 6’s along with 13 other teams from Thailand at the wonderful Gymkhana Ground...

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