School janitor dies after losing penis in Doi Saket traffic accident

A school janitor has died in hospital after being involved in an accident between a pickup truck, hatch back and motorcycle in Doi Saket Friday, May 24.

The accident happened on Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai Road (Highway 118) in Ban Pong Din, Moo 4 Pa Miang at 5:10 p.m.

Circumstances of the accident aren’t entirely clear but involved a Toyota Corolla Altis clipping a pickup truck then ending upside down at the side of the road. At some point in that process the deceased, riding a motorcycle has been taken out as well.

Pictures from the scene show the Toyota upside down with the motorcycle and rider behind the Toyota.

The motorcycle rider, named as Mr. Monchai Decha, 54, a janitor at Ban Mae Wan School was rushed to Doi Saket District Hospital with injuries that included a hip fracture, broken right leg and his “penis being torn off.”

He died in hospital just before midnight Friday due to wounds and “poison,” possibly meaning blood poisoning.

Police are said to be investigating.