One dead, one seriously injured in Hang Dong hit and run

One person has died and another person seriously injured in a hit and run involving a motorcycle in Hang Dong early this morning, Dec. 6.

The accident happened on Kwan Wiang, San Phak Wan at around 6:30 a.m.

A husband and wife were returning from a local market with eggs when they were struck by an unknown vehicle.

The deceased was named as Mr. Boontham Mokmuang, 61 while his seriously injured wife, Mrs. Ladda Mokmuang, 62 was taken to hospital.

There were no witnesses to the accident with the couple believed to have been hit from behind. Police are investigating including studying CCTV footage in an effort to trace the vehicle involved.

Photo: Chiang Mai News