24-year-old man dies after driving into tree in San Sai

A 24-year-old man has died after driving into a tree in San Sai early this morning, Dec. 17.

The accident occurred on Chiang Mai – Phrao Road (Highway 1001) in Nong Han (Mae Jo) at 1:15 a.m.

The deceased, Mr. Winai Kengphalak from Wiang Pa Pao, Chiang Rai is said to have been returning to accommodation in the area at high speed when he clipped a pickup truck before slamming into a tree at the side of the road.

He was alive when pulled out of the vehicle by emergency services workers but died shortly after in San Sai Hospital.

His body was transferred to Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital for an autopsy prior to being released to relatives for funeral rites.

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