One dead following motorcycle accident in Saraphi

A 20-year-old man died Wednesday morning after the motorcycle he was riding slammed into a tree on Chiang Mai-Lamphun Road in Saraphi.

The victim, named as Mr. Pathom Krittayanakarn from Moo 12, Na Sai, Lamphun hit the tree in front of a “graveyard village” in Moo 2, Tung Nueang around 5 a.m.

The body has been sent to Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital for an autopsy before being released to the family. There were no other vehicles involved in the accident.