Tragic Minivan Accident in South Thailand

Nakhon Si Thammarat –

Three people have sustained severe injuries after a minivan crashed before piercing through a guardrail in the Thung Song district.

The Thung Song Police were notified of the accident on Thursday morning (May 4th) on the Asia Nakhon Si – Bangkok Road in the Cha Mai sub-district. Emergency responders arrived at the scene to find that a guardrail had pierced through a minivan on the left side.

Three Myanmar nationals (Two men and one woman) sustained severe injuries. The Myanmar woman’s leg was found outside the minivan and had been fully amputated in the accident. They were rushed to a nearby hospital and not identified by name by rescue workers.

The Thung Song Police are continuing their investigation to find the exact cause of the accident for consideration of further legal action.

In other recent news around minivan accidents in the same area:

Six people have died and five were injured after a minivan from Bangkok collided with a trailer truck in the Thung Yai district, Nakhon Si Thammarat.


This article originally appeared on our sister website, The Phuket Express, owned by our parent company, TPN Media.

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