One dead as car hits electricity pole in Doi Saket

One person has died after the car he was driving struck an electricity pole in Doi Saket early this morning, April 1.

The accident happened on Doi Saket – Bo Sang Road in Mae Khue at around 1:30 a.m.

The deceased, Mr. Thewin Kaew Ngam, 48, is said to have been heading at high speed towards Choeng Doi when he lost control of his vehicle on a bend.

According to one Thai language report, Mr. Ngam was “tightly packed in front of the car,” referring to the extent of the damage.

Police are said to be investigating.