Two dead, one seriously injured as pickup truck hits motorcycle in San Na Meng

Two people have died and one person was seriously injured after a pickup truck hit a motorcycle in San Na Maeng early yesterday, Dec. 29.

The accident occurred on Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai Road (Highway 118) inbound near Ban Lak at around 1:30 a.m.

Three people on a motorcycle were heading into the city along the highway when they were struck from behind by a white Chiang Mai-registered Isuzu pickup truck.

The pickup truck driver is believed to have fallen asleep behind the wheel, crashing into the motorcycle in the process.

The seriously injured person was transported to McCormick Hospital.

Photo: Khaosod