Body of missing man pulled from river in San Pa Tong

The body of a man who had gone missing has been retrieved after being found floating in a river in San Pa Tong yesterday, June 19.

The body was recovered at around 2:20 p.m. from a river in Tambon Ban Klang.

The man, named only as Sompol was known to be an alcoholic who liked drinking by the river. It’s expected that he fell into the river while drunk and was unable to get out.

The body was handed over to family members for funeral rites.