Police ask people to slow down following another accident on Doi Khun Tan

Lampang Highway Patrol are appealing to the public to slow down in the lead up to the New Year holiday season following another accident on Highway 11 in Doi Khun Tan this morning, Dec. 12.

The accident itself saw a pickup truck overturn on the mountain pass in Wiang Tan, Hang Chat District.

The driver only suffered minor injuries.

While the exact cause of the not known, police pointed out that it was likely the driver was speeding and lost control in the wet.

They note that the road is 50 kilometers per hour at that point but the speed limit regularly ignored by motorists despite signage and the road being painted red as a warning to slow down.