11-year-old dead following accident involving concrete truck in Phayao

An 11-year-old boy has died and two others injured after the motorcycle they were riding on was hit and run over by a concrete truck in Phayao this morning, Oct. 4.

The accident occurred a 7:25 a.m. on Chiang Rai -Nakhon Sawan Road (Highway 1) in Mae Tam, Mueang District.

According to witness the motorcycle, ridden by Mrs. Prakan Krithong, 39 rode into the path of the concrete truck with the driver having no chance to stop.

Mrs. Krithong along with Thanawat Phakdee, aged 9 were injured while the deceased was named as Chaiwat Phakdee, 11, who became wedged between the tires of the vehicle.