One dead in pickup truck, motorcycle collision in Lampang

One man has died after rode into a pickup truck in Lampang yesterday, May 26.

The accident happened on Lampang – Ngao Road in Phichai, Mueang Lampang at around 1 p.m.

According to witnesses, the motorcycle came through a u-turn at high speed and ran into the pickup truck.

The deceased was named as Mr. Porntert Siri, 50, a Phichai local.

The driver of the pickup truck, Mr. Kasem Suk, said that the motorcycle came out of nowhere and he was unable to avoid the accident. Photos from the scene show that the motorcycle has hit the pickup truck head-on with the pickup heading in the right direction on the road.

Police are said to be investigating the cause of the accident given that the motorcycle was being driven at “terrifying pace” according to Thai language media.