One dead as van crashes into truck in Mae Rim

One person has died and another person injured after a van crashed into a truck in Mae Rim this afternoon, April 16.

The accident happened on Chiang Mai – Fang Road (Highway 107) near the 23-kilometer marker in San Pong, Mae Rim at around 1:30 p.m.

Pictures from the scene show the passenger van has crashed driver corner-forward into a 10-wheel truck carrying either power lines or telecommunications cables.

The driver of the van, a 30-year-old man from Mae Faek, San Sai was rushed to Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital but died a short time later.

There were no witnesses to the crash with the cause unknown at this time. Police are investigating including studying CCTV footage from the area.

#ติดภายในเมื่อช่วงสาย​ วันที่​ 16​ เมษายน​ 2563​ เวลาประมาณ 10.30…

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Photo: Highway Police Rescue 1193