10 injured as van heading to Chiang Mai crashes in Phitsanulok

10 people have been injured after the van they were traveling in crashed into a pickup truck in Phitsanulok early this morning, Nov. 15.

The van, traveling to Chiang Mai from Ubon Ratchathani for a government meeting, crossed Phitsanulok – Lomsak Road in Kaeng Sopha, Wang Thong District at 12:30 a.m.

Of the 10 people in the van, eight were described as being seriously injured while another two had minor injuries.

Police believe that the driver of the van, who had been driving the van since 5 p.m. that day, had fallen asleep behind the wheel. Should the driver survive, police intend on charging him in relation to the accident.