15-year-old dies after riding into truck in Nan

A 15-year-old boy has died after riding into a six-wheel truck in Nan on Saturday, May 18.

The accident happened on Tha Wang Pha-Pua Road (Highway 101) at the Ban Na Ko Intersection in Chedi Chai, Pua District at around 10 a.m.

According to reports,  the deceased, Sathapat Yasa was running a “school errand’ when he did not see the truck turning into the intersection, riding straight into it.

The motorcycle was not registered and the deceased kid was not wearing a helmet.

Police are said to be investigating with the truck driver likely to face legal proceedings.