Man dies after riding motorcycle into a coconut tree in Saraphi

A man has died after riding his motorcycle into a coconut tree in Saraphi.

The accident occurred in 3 a.m. this morning (Sept 26) in Moo 2 Nong Faek at a curve in the road.

The deceased has been named only as Mr. Tantadej, also known as “Xray,” 39 who was riding 500cc Honda CR-Z motorcycle at the time of the crash.

Police suspect the deceased may have been drunk and traveling at speed when he missed the bend striking the tree.

An autopsy will be undertaken before the body is handed over to relatives for funeral rites.