A man has died after he rode into the back of a parked bus in Pa Daet yesterday, April 29.
The accident happened on Mahidol Road (Highway 1141) near the turnoff to Andaman Seafood at around 11:00 p.m.
According to witnesses, the rider of the red Honda PCX, Mr. Manop Thammboot, 40 from Chang Phueak, made no effort to slow down and hit the rear of the bus at speed.
The bus driver, Mr. Thuannamphan, 61 said that he had parked the bus after dropping off tourists for a meal at 9:30 p.m. and was waiting for them to return when he heard a crash at the rear of his bus.
Upon investigating, he found Mr. Thamabut wedged under the rear of the bus.
Despite the fact that the motorcycle rider rode into a parked bus, police are said to be investigating whether any laws were broken.