One dead in collision between car and truck in Doi Saket

One woman has died and another seriously injured in a collision between a truck and car in Doi Saket yesterday, May 20.

The accident happened on Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai Road (Highway 118) in Moo 1 Pa Miang at around 8:30 p.m.

According to reports, the women were in a Nissan March being driven by an unknown man when it crossed to the wrong side of the road and crashed into the truck.

The man is, as of this time, unknown as he fled the scene of the accident before police and emergency services arrived. Police are said to have found empty beer cans in the vehicle.

The deceased was named as Ms. Dok Rak Bunmatham, 36 while the other injured woman was her mother, Mrs. Jansom Boonmatham, 60.

Police are seeking the whereabouts of the driver so as to take legal action.