One dead in motorcycle/ car crash in Saraphi

One person has died after the motorcycle there were on was struck by a vehicle in Saraphi yesterday morning, Jan. 20.

The accident occurred on Chiang Mai-Lamphun Road in Tambon Yang Noeng at around 3 a.m.

The victim, Mrs. Sutasanee Tarosong from Moo 2 Tambon Saraphi, Amphoe Saraphi, was struck with such force she was flung onto the nearby Northern Railway line.

The driver, Suriya Chaichana from Mae Rim, is quoted as saying that they didn’t see the motorcycle in the dark.

Police are investigating the cause of the accident.