A Tai Yai man from Myanmar is in a serious condition after colliding with a sedan in San Sai this morning, Aug. 13.
The accident happened on Chiang Mai-Phrao Road (Highway 1001) in Moo 2 Nong Chom during the morning peak hour.
According to witnesses, traffic was flowing normally when the unnamed 20-year-old man tried to race through it at high speed, hitting a Nissan Almera in the process.
The rider was not wearing a helmet with witnesses taking pictures of him seemingly dead on the road before emergency services arrived at the scene. He was rushed to hospital in a serious condition.
Police are said to be investigating including obtaining CCTV footage to work out exactly how the accident occurred.